A Giraffe Calf Grows Up (Baby Animals) by Joan Hewett

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Hobbs is a giraffe calf. he's becoming up in a wild animal park along with his mom. while he was once born, he used to be 6 ft tall! He beverages his mother’s milk and slowly grows up till he can run, play, and consume with the remainder of his giraffe herd.

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More about Wild Animal Parks Hobbs lives in the Six Flags Wild Safari Park in Jackson, New Jersey, with 14 other giraffes. During the day, these gawky but graceful animals roam an area of the park called the African Plain. The animals are not free. But they do have a secure and comfortable home. 31 INDEX barn, 12–13 For our grandsons, Orson Ridgely, Jesse Angelo, and Nathan Morris drinking milk, 5, 6, 15, 24 drinking water, 22–23 eating, 14, 18–20, 24–25 Text copyright © 2004 by Joan Hewett Photographs copyright © 2004 by Richard R.

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International copyright secured. , except for brief quotations in an acknowledged review. A. com mother, 3, 5, 12, 17, 21 zookeepers, 12, 21, 28 Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Hewett, Joan. A giraffe calf grows up / by Joan Hewett ; photographs by Richard Hewett. p. cm. — (Baby animals) Summary: Describes the development of Hobbs, a giraffe living in a wild animal park, from birth to age two years. ISBN: 1–57505–775–1 1. Giraffe—Infancy—Juvenile literature. [1. Giraffe. 2. Animals—Infancy.

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