Leaving just ONE in the world – [IMAGES]

Leaving just ONE in the world – [IMAGES]

(FASTNEWS | Nairobi) – Kenya’s only female white giraffe and her calf have been killed by poachers on Tuesday, in a major blow for the rare animals found nowhere else in the world, conservationists said.

The bodies of the two giraffes were found ‘in a skeletal state after being killed by armed poachers’ in Garissa in eastern Kenya, the Ishaqbini Hirola Community Conservancy said in a statement.

Their deaths leave just one remaining white giraffe alive – a lone male, borne by the same slaughtered female, the conservancy said. (Daily Mail)

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The white giraffe, pictured, was first spotted with her calf in 2017

A female white giraffe and her calf have been killed by poachers in Garissa in eastern Kenya

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