Beautifully Long Necked Giraffes And Scientific Facts
Did you know that giraffes are the world's tallest mammals? Thanks to their towering legs and extremely long necks, they are able to take the title of 'earth's tallest mammals' with pride. A Giraffe's legs alone are generally longer than the total height of the average human, at around 6 feet tall! Their long legs allow them to reach speeds of up to 35 miles per hour! Can you imagine watching a Giraffe run at the speed of a car? We think that would be quite the sight.
Giraffes are truly amazing creatures with many unique characteristics. They are able to use their height to graze on leaves and buds on treetops that few other animals are able to reach. Generally, Giraffes roam in open grasslands in groups of 6-12 or so. Another fun fact about Giraffes- they are absolutely awwdorable! Enjoy allll of the wholesome Giraffe goodness that is to come, you deserve it!
Who said Giraffes can't be derps?? Look at this big goof as he stares down his midday snack. The two little guys next to him also seem to be at heightened focus. Must be some good lettuce they've got on the way there!
Big guy and little guy exchanging a moment of wholesome animal goodness. This adorable pair could not be less alike. As we always say, size does not matter, it's inner beauty that makes someone who they are!