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 Post subject: Re: Giraffe
Unread postPosted: Wed May 16, 2012 7:25 pm 
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Giraffes drinking water at Nhlanguleni picnic spot in the Kruger National Park.

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The coat pattern on each giraffe is unique.

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 Post subject: Re: Giraffe
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This photo of giraffes was taken close to Lugmagdam in the Kruger National Park.

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The giraffe is one of only two living species of the family Giraffidae, the other being the okapi.

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On Lamont loop , near Shingwedzi .

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 Post subject: Re: Giraffe
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:mrgreen: :mrgreen: Thank you all for stunning photos and info on Giraffe :clap: :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Giraffe
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Beautiful photos Gunner. :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Giraffe
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I recently saw a photo of a Giraffe lying in the waterhole at Orpen. This was posted on the Webcam forums. Is this normal behaviour for a giraffe? Does it not increase its risk to be taken down by a predator?


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 Post subject: Re: Giraffe
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I saw that too, was worried he had fallen in.

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