This very young reticulated giraffee is chewing on her tail, much like a human infant sucks on her thumb. Her keeper says “hopefully, she will outgrow it”.

Check out my other animal images:

(Simply Click on the thumbnail to purchase!)


exotic, giraffee, lisa, mammal, paci, pacifier, putman, reticulated, tail, tongue, zoo, zoo_animals, zoophoria


  • Phil Threlfall
    Phil Threlfallover 6 years ago

    Heheheh great shot

  • melynda blosser
    melynda blosserover 6 years ago

    this is a great capture, he is so cute

  • edlogsdon
    edlogsdonover 6 years ago

    sharp image with great details..perfect title.

  • Trace Lowe
    Trace Loweover 6 years ago

    Fantstic shot

  • TsipiLevin
    TsipiLevinover 6 years ago

    Great shot!

  • sarah ward
    sarah wardover 6 years ago

    Fantastic shot,perfect timing as always : )

  • Darla  Logsdon
    Darla Logsdonover 6 years ago

    Cute “pose”! Nicely done!

  • cherylc1
    cherylc1over 6 years ago


  • ECGardner
    ECGardnerover 6 years ago

    Now this is a view one doesn’t see too often, lol. Great capture, Lisa; I love learning about behavior quirks of other animals. Too cute.

  • greenfrog153
    greenfrog153over 6 years ago

    Lovely capture Lisa.

desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait