Giraffes are neutral beasts that are found in the Barrens in central Kalimdor and Sholazar Basin in western Northrend.
The barbaric centaur over-hunted giraffes for decades, but it was the tauren who saved this species from extinction.
As a companion pet
- Main article: Giraffe Calf
Giraffe Calves can be captured in pet battles in the Southern Barrens.
Notes and trivia
- Giraffes in WoW use the exact same set of bleats as the Goatmen demons from Diablo II.
- One of the forms that Elrodan can polymorph Aurosalia into is a giraffe.
- There are no currently known quests that involve killing giraffes. This makes them somewhat unique.
- Giraffe corpses are skinnable.
- Giraffes cannot be tamed by hunters.
In the RPG
This section contains information from the Warcraft RPG which is considered non-canon.
Giraffes are graceful herbivores with long necks. They eat the leaves from the tops of trees. Giraffes are docile herbivores, but defend themselves with their hooves if attacked.