Originally Posted by ashketchum
I also don't believe that Ash would call a female Pokemon, "Buddy."
First of all, there's no law that states that you can't call a girl "Buddy." Second of all, that's only in the dub, and it wouldn't be the first time a dub screwed up the official gender (anyone here remember Digimon season 3? Remember Lopmon? Yeah, she was actually a dude).