The Abilene Zoo, in the town I did some growing up in, had a bridge right over the giraffe paddock. The animals would come up, and while you couldn't touch them, you got to see a rare site: the top of a giraffe's head.
Giraffes are seriously my favorite! "A newborn baby giraffe looks up at the Planckendael zoo in Mechelen, 25 kilometers North of Brussels, Tuesday, Feb. The calf was born on Valentines day, Feb. and has a heart shaped spot on its hip.
there may be pain in the night but joy comes in the morning