Scientists Report First Instances of Dwarf Giraffes

Scientists Report First Instances of Dwarf Giraffes
(AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

In 2015, a team of conservation biologists were conducting regular surveys in Uganda’s Murchison Falls National Park when they came across an adult Nubian giraffe that didn't quite fit a typical giraffe's attributes. It had the characteristically long neck of a giraffe paired with short, stocky legs—instead of long, lanky legs ones, reports Annie Roth for the New York Times.

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