Wildlife Park giraffe’s birthday is a tall order!

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Things are always looking up when you’re a giraffe - and Behansin certainly had a lot of admirers when he celebrated his ninth birthday at Yorkshire Wildlife Park yesterday.

Visitors signed an over-size card and the birthday boy got a special treat of an oak branch to graze on to mark his special day.

Behansin, the tallest of the Doncaster-based Park’s four giraffes who weighs in at 1,100 kg, also got time to indulge in his favourite past-time of scratching his long neck on tree branches before tucking into his birthday meal.


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