Dramatic moment rival giraffes batter each other with their heads in deadly duel during mating season


THESE giraffes may look like lovers necking — but they are locked in deadly combat.

The 17ft males are using their heads to batter each other for supremacy during mating season in Tanzania, East Africa.

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These giraffes may look like lovers necking — but they are locked in deadly combatCredit: mediadrumimages.com/TomaszSzpila
Can't touch this: one giraffe outmanoeuvres the other

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Can’t touch this: one giraffe outmanoeuvres the otherCredit: mediadrumimages.com/TomaszSzpila

The fight — with half-ton blows — can last for half an hour and even end in death.

With necks like these, let’s hope it’s a tie.

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Publish date : 2021-11-18 23:16:00

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