Meet The Tallest Animal In The World: The Giraffe

Meet The Tallest Animal In The World: The Giraffe

Giraffes are most known because of their long necks and unique patchwork patterns and are therefore among the most recognizable animals in the animal kingdom. Their long tongue, large eyes, tufted tail and sizable ears further contribute to their extraordinary appearance.

Giraffes

Photo by Jon Mountjoy

  • In nature giraffes almost never lie down because they are vulnerable when lying on the ground. They usually sleep while standing.