Why Do Pets Have Floppy Ears?

July 16, 2014 1:56 AM

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Why Do Pets Have Floppy Ears?

Take a look at several domesticated mammal species and you might spot a number of similarities between them, including those cute floppy ears.

And it’s not just the ears. Domesticated animals share a fairly consistent set of differences from their wild ancestors such as smaller brains, smaller teeth, shorter curly tails and lighter and blotchy coats: a phenomenon called the “domestication syndrome”.

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