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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):   November 26, 2012

Double Eagle Petroleum Co.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Maryland 1-33571 830214692
(State or other jurisdiction
(I.R.S. Employer
of incorporation) File Number) Identification No.)
1675 Broadway, Suite 2200, Denver, Colorado   80202
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:   3037948445

Not Applicable
Former name or former address, if changed since last report


Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

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Item 8.01 Other Events.

On November 26, 2012, Double Eagle Petroleum Co. (the "Company") issued a press release announcing the extension of the expiration date of its consent solicitation to amend the articles supplementary for the Company’s 9.25% Series A Cumulative Preferred Stock, originally set to expire at 5:00 P.M. Mountain time on November 26, 2012. The expiration date is now extended to 5:00 p.m., Mountain time, on December 10, 2012.
The press release, entitled "Double Eagle Petroleum Announces Extension of Preferred Stock Consent Solicitation," is attached as Exhibit 99.1

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

Exhibit 99.1 – Press Release, dated November 26, 2012.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

    Double Eagle Petroleum Co.
November 27, 2012   By:   /s/ Kurtis Hooley
        Name: Kurtis Hooley
        Title: Chief Operating Officer

Exhibit Index

Exhibit No.   Description

  Press Release, dated November 26, 2012