Tag: Giraffe

  • Rothschild’s Giraffe

    Rothschild’s Giraffe

    Here we have 3 examples of a Rothschild’s Giraffe, one of the nine subspecies of Giraffe; known as Giraffa camelopardalis rothschildi in some circles. These majestic creatures were named after Walter Rothschild, the slightly maverick zoologist (by today’s standards, at least) who once own a zebra-drawn carriage that he used to drive to Buckingham Palace…

  • A Tower of 🦒 Giraffes

    A Tower of 🦒 Giraffes

    The collective term for a gathering of giraffes is a “tower”… and so I offer you a very small tower of giraffes (well, technically it’s several pictures of individual giraffes, but you get the idea…) what did these images teach me? The collective term for a group of giraffes, that’s what!