Reticulated Giraffe

giraffa camelopardalis reticulata

NATURAL HABITAT
The reticulated giraffe is found in in the savannahs of Africa.

DIET
IN THE WILD – Leaves, fruits and seedpods
IN THE ZOO – In the Zoo – Grass hay, grain and browse

FASCINATING FACTS

  • Spot patterns are completely unique to each individual
  • Have a gestation period of 15 months
  • Tallest living land mammal reaching heights up to 18 feet
  • Only have seven bones in their neck
  • Heart can weigh up to 22 pounds and measure up to two feet
  • Sleep between 3 to 5 hours per day
  • Visitors in 2019
    Visitors in 2019

    345,915

  • CAMPERS IN 2019
    CAMPERS IN 2019

    2,140

  • CREATURES CARED FOR
    CREATURES CARED FOR

    400