Though the giraffe's neck contains only seven vertebrae, it measures over 5 feet in length. Special valves are located in the neck to regulate the flow of blood on its long journey...
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...
Amazing facts about Giraffes such as behaviour, intelligence, physical, diet, life
span, size, weight, habitat, range and latin name.
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are well-known for tall profile, their long neck, and distinct patchwork pattern and are therefore among the most recognizable creatures in the animal kingdom. Some of the various subspecies that have been described include the reticulated giraffe
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Giraffes spend most of their lives standing up; they even sleep and give birth ...
Although a giraffe's neck is 1.5 – 1.8 metres, it contains the same number of
vertebrae at a human neck. A giraffe's habitat is usually found in African
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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!
Giraffes have extremely elastic blood vessels in their neck to help them lean their
heads down to drink. It's a good thing they do or they would lose ...