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What is neoteny in dogs?

Dogs act a lot like baby wolves. It's one of the things we like about them so much. We are also a very neotenous species, so it's a good fit.
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What is the idea of neoteny?

It is when a species of organisms evolve from or along common ancestry to retain juvenile traits in their ontogeny. Dogs retain juvenile traits of wolf pups, such as floppy ea (MORE)
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Can you give me examples of neoteny?

flightless birds. ostrich. during their maturation as a chick, they might have lost the ability to fly. for humans. lactose tolerance.