How tall is a giraffe at birth?

Answer When a giraffe is born, it is about 6 feet tall. Giraffes are the tallest animals in the world. When full grown, male giraffes can be as tall as 19 feet and female giraffes can be as tall as 17 fee... Read More »

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How tall can a giraffe grow?

Male giraffes can grow to be up to 18 feet tall and female giraffes can grow to be up to 16 feet tall. Giraffes feed on shrubs, trees and other plants and can consume as much as 140 lbs. of foliage... Read More »

How tall is an average male giraffe?

Giraffes are the world's tallest mammals. Male giraffes stand approximately 18 feet, 8 inches, including a neck of about 7 feet, 10-1/2 inches. Female giraffes are typically about 2 feet, 3-1/2 inc... Read More »

How often does a giraffe eat a day?

Giraffes eat throughout the day, browsing on a variety of trees and vines. The “Encyclopedia of Mammals” reports that females spend over 12 hours a day eating while males spend about 10 hours a... Read More »

How old does a giraffe get?

The average lifespan of a giraffe in the wild is 25 years. However, the lifespan of a giraffe may increase when it is placed in captivity. There have been cases where giraffes lived more than 30 ye... Read More »