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    Tour Operator Captures Incredible Pictures Of Baby Giraffe Being Born

    The images even show the cute baby's very first steps.

    Andreas Knausenberger took these amazing pictures of a giraffe giving birth in the Masai Mara, Kenya, while out on safari.

    Andreas Knausenberger / Caters News

    The 32-year-old German told the Caters news agency his group stopped a distance away from the animal after realising it was in labour.

    Andreas Knausenberger / Caters News

    "After about 30 minutes the baby came out bit by bit, and finally fell about two metres on to its back," he said.

    Andreas Knausenberger / Caters News
    Andreas Knausenberger / Caters News
    Andreas Knausenberger / Caters News

    "Only 15 seconds later, the newborn lifted its head and the mother started cleaning it carefully."

    Andreas Knausenberger / Caters News
    Andreas Knausenberger / Caters News

    His pictures show two other giraffes coming over to see the baby shortly after it was born.

    Andreas Knausenberger / Caters News

    Knausenberger said it took the baby giraffe half an hour, and numerous failed attempts, to stand up.

    Andreas Knausenberger / Caters News

    He even captured the giraffe's very first steps.

    Andreas Knausenberger / Caters News

    His images are now spreading across the internet as people marvel at the wonderful birth.

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