Giraffe's tail  Picture: David Lloyd / Barcroft Media

Wild things: Stunning black and white pictures of animals in Africa

2011 wildlife photographer of the year specially commended photo 'A Flick of the Tail' by David Lloyd

Close up of a Giraffe tail with long black hair

Close up of a Giraffe tail with long black hair

Africa | An old traditional necklace made from Giraffe tail hair, Doum palm fibre, cloth binding and trade beads including red glass white heart beads. Most commonly worn by the Rendille people, Kenya. | © Ann Porteus, Sidewalk Tribal Gallery

Necklace Samburyu Kenya Old traditional necklace made from Giraffe tail hair, Doum palm fibre, cloth binding and trade beads including red glass white heart beads. Samburu and Rendille people, Kenya.

Young Giraffe

Young Giraffe

Giraffes are the tallest mammals in the world, with some measuring up to 6m. Their long necks are key to reaching their food, as they browse from the tops of trees.  The hair on a giraffe's tail is 10 to 20 times thicker than human hair.  Each giraffe's pattern is a unique "fingerprint", its colours work as camouflage, helping the giraffes blend with the world around them.  A newborn giraffe is 1.6m tall; it needs to be this tall to reach its mother's milk. Calves can stand up as quickly as…

Giraffes are the tallest mammals in the world, with some measuring up to 6m. Their long necks are key to reaching their food, as they browse from the tops of trees. The hair on a giraffe's tail is 10 to 20 times thicker than human hair. Each giraffe's pattern is a unique "fingerprint", its colours work as camouflage, helping the giraffes blend with the world around them. A newborn giraffe is 1.6m tall; it needs to be this tall to reach its mother's milk. Calves can stand up as quickly as…

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Rare Randille Necklace (Mpooro Engoria), from the Samburu tribe of Northern Kenya, its made from giraffe tail hair, duom palm fibre, cloth binding and glass beads, Early 20th century, measurements are H 17 cm x W 21 cm. We will showcase it at "Antique Textiles costumes carpets & Tribal Art Fair" London on 19th Nov at Hilton London Olympia Hotel

Rare Randille Necklace (Mpooro Engoria), from the Samburu tribe of Northern Kenya, its made from giraffe tail hair, duom palm fibre, cloth binding and glass beads, Early 20th century, measurements are H 17 cm x W 21 cm. We will showcase it at "Antique Textiles costumes carpets & Tribal Art Fair" London on 19th Nov at Hilton London Olympia Hotel

Winnie the Pooh baby shower, Don't say baby game!! With tigger tails. Colored with paint markers

Winnie the Pooh baby shower, Don't say baby game! With tigger tails. Colored with paint markers cute game idea

Masai Giraffe Related Keywords & Suggestions - Masai Giraffe Long Tail ...

Masai Giraffe Related Keywords & Suggestions - Masai Giraffe Long Tail ...

Ostrich Pecking at the Giraffes Tail

Watch as this curious ostrich attempts to eat a giraffe's tail at the Virginia Zoological Park in Norfolk, Virginia. Looks like the giraffe isn't even bothered by it!

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