Do you always assume dogs are boys (and cats are girls)? | The Tylt

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Assuming an animal is one gender over another is an honest mistake, one that pretty much 90 percent of bipeds are guilty of making. You see a cat, you think it’s female; you see a dog, you give it an automatic rating of 13/10 good boy-ness. It’s not a bad thing; as long as you’re corrected eventually, what’s the harm?

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Who knows why we do it in the first place, anyway? Maybe it’s because it’s a stereotype that’s been replicated by various forms of media. “Air Bud” was a boy; the dogs in “Homeward Bound” were all dudes, while the one cat in the movie was a girl. Besides, who’s to say our own pets aren’t making assumptions about us? 

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Pet gender assignment is not a thing. How the hell can it be? There are plenty famous pets that contradict this opinion, anyway. Tom the cat was obviously a boy from “Tom and Jerry”; Mr. Tinkles from the movie, “Cats and Dogs,” was also a dude. Similarly, Gigi the pooch from “The Secret Life of Pets” is a girl! How could you possible assume one over the other? 

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At the end of the day, all pets are good boys and girls no matter their shape and size. Be sure to give them a little extra love, whether you’re tussling with them on the sidewalk or cuddling them at home. 

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