Giraffe

Giraffe

Giraffes are Earth’s tallest living mammals and specialize in browsing leaves and flowers from the tops of trees. Newborns may weigh over 100 pounds and stand 6 feet tall at birth.

Giraffa camelopardalis

Herbivore

Eastern Africa

Grasslands

The giraffes may generally be seen except in cases of rainy or cold weather. For their safety, during rain or on days following a heavy rain, our giraffes will not be in their habitats. Zoo Atlanta offers giraffe feeding opportunities from spring through fall.

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