Date: Wed, 10 Aug 1994 15:12:25 PDT From: "Jim Ague, ague[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE], Col Spgs, CO" Subject: Re: you From personal experience, I've always had a strong tendency to refer to dogs as Status: R males and cats as females. I don't think it is a speech thing, to me dogs seem to have masculine (mascanine) characteristics and cats seem to have feminine (felinimine) ones. Don't ask me to explain why, gender politics always gets me in trouble. %^) -- Jim