Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Scientists discover unusual ‘dwarf’ giraffes in Africa


Giraffes are known to be the tallest mammals on earth but it would seem not all of them were born with the height advantage. Scientists have discovered two giraffes who can be considered as “dwarves” against their counterparts.

Two giraffes found in different areas of Africa are way shorter than other giraffes. The director and co-founder of the Giraffe Conservation Foundation (GCF), Julian Fennessy, has told Reuters that they were “very surprised.”