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Giraffes may seem like sweet and loving animals, but these tall beasts can do some damage.

In a battle between two males, one will go home with all the ladies. The other will go home with broken skin and a broken spirit.

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Their fight is intense. Using their 6-foot necks, they slam their heads into each other at speeds approaching 60 mph.

We never appreciated keeping our distance from giraffes until now.


Lauren Grose About the author:
Lauren is an Associate Content Editor at RARE. During her years at Bloomsburg University, she delved into modern media by creating a fashion column titled “Dear Bloom,” which ultimately became a YouTube series. Shortly after graduating, Lauren packed her bags and flew to Tokyo to explore the city’s culture and, ...Read more
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