Baby Giraffe | African Lion Safari

Welcome to the Safari family, Jagur!

African Lion Safari is pleased to announce the birth of “Jagur”, only the second giraffe calf in the world to be conceived by artificial insemination (A.I.) using frozen semen.  The first A.I. giraffe by frozen semen in the world, “Jenga”, was also born at African Lion Safari in 2017.  “These births are an incredible accomplishment for our dedicated team, who have put tremendous effort towards establishing a program to conserve the valuable genetics of our giraffe population” states Jason Pootoolal, Head Game Warden at African Lion Safari.


“Using artificial reproductive techniques, specifically with frozen semen, shifts conservation efforts of endangered species from a local initiative to a global one, ultimately,…

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