| Name: Giraffe, Giraffa |
Description: Ruminant mammal with a very
long neck and legs,
tan coat with orange-brown to
black patterns, and short horns.
Diet: Will eat grass and fruits of various trees and shrubs, but principal food source is the acacia tree
Neat Fact: Despite its long neck, the giraffe has only seven vertebrae, the same number as man and most other mammals.