Giraffe birth in zoo

Giraffe mothers give birth standing and the baby drops 6 feet to the ground. The giraffe calf weighs about 150# and stands 6 feet tall. The calf will nurse for 15 months or more.

2 thoughts on “Giraffe birth in zoo

  1. I’ve seen one in real life, as you know and in a wildlife park where all the others circled around to great the baby after the birth. stuck in a bus for 45 mins because we couldn’t drive pass and make a noise during the birth.

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