Today, the animal I have most enjoyed seeing is the Giraffe

Giraffa Camelopardalis. Five hundred years ago, we thought that giraffes were a hybrid animal: part camel, part leopard. This supposition probably came from observing their long neck and legs, coupled with the reticulated pattern of their skin. The name giraffe is derived from the Arabic word meaning, “walks swiftly”. And they do, with a kind… Continue reading Today, the animal I have most enjoyed seeing is the Giraffe