- Straight: Bob's dog is female in America, but is male in Japan.
- Bob's dog is a tomboy in America, but is a Bishōnen in Japan.
- Bob's dog is a one-time character.
- Justified: Not applicable. This trope requires the work to be translated into at least one other language, making an In-Universe explanation impossible.
- Inverted: The script writer flips the gender of one character early on.
- Double Subverted: But suddenly, Bob's dog was taken to the vet. In the version with the gender reveal that opposed the audience's thoughts, the dog went under Gender-changing Surgery offscreen (which wasn't mentioned at all).
- Parodied: One episode switches languages halfway through, and the dog inexplicably flips to the other gender.
- Zig Zagged: See Double Subverted. After that, it was revealed that the gender-changing surgery failed.
- Bob's dog is female in the original Japanese version, and is depicted squatting to pee in an important scene to make it impossible to believably change her sex.
- Every character's gender is the same in all dubs of the show.
(Subbed) "Be strong, little guy"
(Dubbed) "Who's a good girl?"
- Invoked: Not applicable. (This trope is beyond the control of the characters.)
- Exploited: In Japan, a female dog was used as bait. In America, this dog was male.
- Defied: Not applicable. (This trope is beyond the control of the characters.)
- Discussed: ???
- Conversed: "I've heard that Bob's dog is male in Japan."
- Implied: Bob's dog is mentioned but never shown.
- Plotted A Good Waste: The Gender Flip was intentional.
- Played For Laughs: In Japan, Bob's dog wears a hat with the symbol "♂" in it. For the English dub, this symbol was digitally edited to look like the symbol "♀".
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