Giraffe Physical Characteristics
A male giraffe weighs about 3,500 lbs and a male
giraffe is 18 ft in size. A female giraffe weighs 1,800
lbs. and a female is 14 ft. in size. A giraffe’s color is light
tan and black. A giraffe’s body covering is usually have
a tan base with a reddish brown blotches. A giraffe
breathes in oxygen like we do.
A giraffe’s color is light and black.
A giraffe lives in on the savanna in Africa. They travel miles to
get food. They run as fast as 35 miles/hr. A giraffe migrates.
Giraffes are herbivores. They eat leaves - hundreds of
leaves each week.
Giraffes defend themselves against predators by
kicking with either the fore or hind feet.
Unique or Different Characteristics:
Giraffe are born alive. A giraffe can have only have 1 baby at
a time.The baby giraffe is called a calf. An unusual fact about
giraffes is that it is the tallest mammal on earth.
The Rothschild giraffe is endangered but all the other giraffe
species are not.
A giraffe rarely fights. I like
giraffes! That’s what I like giraffe’s.