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Giraffe Battle Filmed for New David Attenborough Series


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 618 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
A battle between a pair of giraffes that ends in one of them being knocked out has been filmed for the first time.



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Teresa W. (679)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 7:45 am
interesting
 

Roger M. (0)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 9:24 am
I wouldn't like to get in between them
 

Nyack Clancy (432)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 10:10 am
LOVE David Attenborogh! Cant wait for that series! Thanks Cher- noted
 

Gloria picchetti (286)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 10:28 am
Lynn Sherr loves giraffes. She had a series about them called Tall Blondes. Most people don't know that male giraffes fight.
 

Birgitta S. (226)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 10:29 am
like Nyack C. saying! Sir David Attenborogh being my Guru:-))) Happy Holidays for HIM!!
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 10:47 am
No Gloria, I didn't know that male giraffes fight.
 

Carol Taylor (26)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 10:51 am
interesing
 

Robert O. (12)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 10:59 am
Thanks Cher.
 

Donna Hamilton (136)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 11:56 am
Noted. Thanks, Cher.
 

kye j. (41)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 12:30 pm
Interesting.
 

Alicia v. (181)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 12:36 pm
Woooo.
 

Donna B. (36)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 1:14 pm
Noted and very interesting. I also had no idea that the males fought. Just glad to read that both were ok! I hope to watch the series when it starts. Thx Cher!
 

Christeen Anderson (467)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 1:40 pm
I learned something new from this. Thank you.
 

Mary Donnelly (47)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 1:46 pm
Thanks Cher--I look forward to watching the series.
 

Arthur S. (88)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 3:50 pm
They sure are powerful, thank you for sharing
 

janet f. (29)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 4:36 pm
I know this happens, but I don't like watching it.
 

pam w. (191)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 6:08 pm
While filming giraffes at GIRAFFE MANOR in Kenya....I accidentally was hit in the head by a giraffe as it swung its head toward me.

I can tell you that I not only saw those proverbial STARS.....but I needed to sit down!

These are powerful animals....and, although it HURT....I was greatful for the experience.

(Well....sort of.)
 

Colleen L. (2)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 11:31 pm
Interesting. Thanks Cher
 

Danuta Watola (1194)
Monday December 17, 2012, 4:34 am
noted
 

Ruth S. (307)
Monday December 17, 2012, 6:21 am
Very interesting
 

Penny C. (83)
Monday December 17, 2012, 7:22 am
Wow....
 

Debra B. (24)
Monday December 17, 2012, 10:58 am
Thanks
 

Shawna S. (43)
Monday December 17, 2012, 11:44 am
Cool, sort of, lol. I had read somewhere that giraffes fight using their necks. What a sight it must be.
 

Suzanne L. (152)
Tuesday December 18, 2012, 8:53 am
@ Pam W. Not many people could say "I was hit in the head by a giraffe and I was grateful for the experience".
 

Carol H. (229)
Friday December 21, 2012, 5:22 am
noted, thank you Cher
 
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