Giraffes….

By Will Knocker:

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Maasai giraffes in the Mokoyeti Valley, NNP: in August 96 individuals were counted.

4-P1050770Despite the drought, giraffes are doing well, able to reach those parts of browse others unable to reach…3-P1050766

Old George, one of the dominant males..

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He is of a very dark complexion: Maasai giraffes vary enormously in their coat colours..

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A glimpse of the famous foot-long prehensile tongue

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Old George: King of all he surveys..

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Young, female twiga

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A young giraffe, the future in NNP, a haven for these amazing & majestic animals, in decline now throughout the African range….

 

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