Giraffes – The Four Legged Skyscrapers

These are some of the images of Giraffes that I captured when I was in the Kruger National Park:

Giraffa camelopardalis

Giraffa camelopardalis

Giraffes are called Twiga in Swahili

Giraffes are called Twiga in Swahili

Giraffes have only one living type of relative in the Giraffidae Family; the Okapi.

Giraffes have only one living type of relative in the Giraffidae Family; the Okapi.

The long necked trio

The long necked trio

Giraffes are even-toed ungulates

Giraffes are even-toed ungulates

Watch over me as I eat...

Watch over me as I eat…

South African Giraffes are know as Giraffa Camelopardalis Giraffa

South African Giraffes are know as Giraffa Camelopardalis Giraffa

Giraffes love Acacia Trees

Giraffes love Acacia Trees

The faces of giraffes resemble those of Camels

The faces of giraffes resemble those of Camels

Did You Know?

  • The Camelopardalis Star Constellation is said to resemble a giraffe
  • To read up more on this constellation: http://www.dibonsmith.com/cam_con.htm

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    I am a lover of poetry and nature; a writer and aspiring photographer. View all posts by tshauambea

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