13 Facts About Giraffes That wIll Make You Fall In Love. #6 Will Kick A Lion
by N/A, 9 years ago | 1 min read| 4924
Who doesn't love these guys?
1. A giraffe's tongue averages 20 inches in length.
Their tongues are black so they wonâ€™t get sunburnt...yes, they actually use their tongues THAT much.
3. At the most, giraffes sleep two hours per day. Usually, it's for about ten minutes at a time.
Still more than most college students!
6. They're also not afraid to kick around lions and hyenas...
7. A giraffe can sprint up to 35 miles per hour.
Which makes the thought of a giraffe charging directly at you pretty terrifying.
9. Giraffes can live without water longer than camels.
12. There are nine different species of giraffe.
The only reason they donâ€™t interbreed is because of rain. It disrupts their migratory patterns.
13. Giraffe herds have no social hierarchy structure. They just go with the flow!
Do not show me this again