Giraffes 'Vulnerable' to Extinction

December 8, 2016

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Photo Credit: Julie Larsen Maher © WCS

The world's tallest land mammal and a prime attraction at zoos worldwide, is threatened with extinction because of illegal hunting and a loss of its habitat.

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