TIL dogs “play sneeze” when they’re feeling excited or playful. “Play sneezes” mean your dog is having a good time and indicate to other dogs that their behavior is only play.

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I sneeze at my dog and he sneezes back.

xboxwirelessmic

My dog will also sneeze as a way to tell us he needs to go outside.

heyzeus_

In packs of wild dogs, if a dog gets carried away while playing, and goes too far with a superior, they can apologize with the ‘play pose’, and the superior will generally forgive the transgression.

DanYHKim

I just tried sneezing at my dog and he ran outside.

Graffers67

Pictured: dog yawning

RamShackleton