Earlier this week, news went viral that two white giraffes were spotted in Kenya — a completely white female and her baby giraffe, which had barely visible spots on its skin.
Although bright white giraffes aren’t very common, there have been sightings before— and everytime a candid white animal is immortalized in a photo, people freak out.
It’s not too hard to imagine why: these creatures look straight from a fairly tale.
It’s like someone drew them on the landscape and forgot to fill them in with color.
It’s impossible not to wonder how the animals get their ghostly appearance.Photo: Hirola Conservation ProgramThe bright white female and its baby giraffe.In fact, the reasons vary.
The two white giraffes……