practised by animals that don't defend territory, vocalise or display themselves to the females. It is often used by subordinate males. Sneak mating has a low success rate; however it is frequently the only reproductive strategy available to smaller males.

SNEAK MATING: "Sneak mating has a low rate of success."
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