The giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) is an even-toed ungulate mammal, the tallest of all land living animal species. Males can be 4.8 to 5.5 metres (16 to 18 feet) tall and weigh up to 900 kilograms (2000 pounds). Females are...
The giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) is an African even-toed ungulate mammal,
the tallest living terrestrial animal and the largest ruminant. Its species name ...
Learn all you wanted to know about giraffes with pictures, videos, photos, facts,
and news from National Geographic.
Why do so many people look up to giraffes—besides the obvious reason? The
long and short of it is that they are a wonderful example of nature's creativity.
Congo, our male Masai giraffe
reaches for a honey locust seed pod. Giraffes
use their tongues to reach high into trees, stripping leaves from branches.
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Giraffes are one of the world's tallest mammals. They are well known for their
long necks, long legs, and spotted patterns. Giraffes have small "horns" or knobs
Spending most of the day eating, a full-grown giraffe consumes over 45 kg (100
lb) of leaves and twigs a day. Learn more giraffe facts at Animal Fact Guide!
Oct 28, 2014 ... Giraffes tower over Africa's plains. These tall animals are identified by their long
necks, equally long and spindly legs, and spotted coats.
Giraffes are the world's tallest mammals. They are uniquely adapted to reach
vegetation inaccessible to other herbivores.
On Animal Planet's series, "Growing Up Giraffe," learn about giraffes and their life