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Are You Gender Biased?

I'm very attached to my lil prince, North, and my childhood pup Joey was also a male! Beyond just assuming an animal is a male or female, if there's no visible evidence, were you picky about picking a particular gender for your pets?

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shreerose shreerose 7 years
My first dog was a female, and the rest of the dogs that I've had (two) have been males.
Sarabear Sarabear 7 years
The only dog's I've had have been male and neither humped anything. The first dog my family had was a girl and she was pretty skittish but really sweet.
Ellenora Ellenora 7 years
Yes, we're biased towards females. I've only ever owned one male dog!
stephcorinn stephcorinn 7 years
I voted for preferring girl animals, but really I prefer girl dogs. Out of the six dogs my family has ever had, only one was a boy and that was our first one. Since then, they have all been girls. Not to be graphic, but I just don't like how boy dogs hump things a lot. I know girl dogs will do it, too, but it seems to be more rare. As for cats, I like both boys and girls. Our cat now is a boy, and I've generally found male cats to be friendlier and snugglier. However, I love both.
stellaRuby stellaRuby 7 years
No, I have had both boy and girl dogs and have never noticed a difference between them (well, except the obvious), but @ the moment all of the dogs are girls.
Happsmjc Happsmjc 7 years
Yep! I liked boy dogs and girl cats for some odd reason! It's just the way I am! My first dog was a boy, and I know my mom did research that at the time the boy golden was the best fit for our fam, so it just stuck in my brain! I will probably never have a girl dog! (Well never say never, I like dogs too much, and if I ever have a huge house/yard I would love a ton of dogs, so some girls would be nice!)
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