Gesundheit! African Wild Dogs ‘Vote’ With Sneezes

If you want to get something done in an African wild dog pack, you’ve got to be ready to sneeze.

The animals seem to make group decisions based on a system of explosive exhalations — “sneezes” — that determine if they get up and go on the hunt. If the dogs reach a quorum of sorts, they all fall in line — no “bless you’s” necessary.
Sneeze If You’re With Me
Researchers from Swansea University and Taronga Conservation Society Australia noticed an abundance of “achoos” right before the wil

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