A giraffe is pregnant for about 15 months. During this gestation period, a mother giraffe often returns to the grounds where she was born to birth her own calf. More »

Giraffes have long necks in order to reach leaves, fruits and flowers high up in trees. They feed on broad-leafed trees in the rainy seasons and on evergreen trees in other seasons. Their long necks allow them to reach l... More »

A typical giraffe tongue is 18 to 20 inches long. The tongue is prehensile and is used in combination with the roof of the giraffe's mouth to eat a variety of plants and shoots, typically from the Acacia species. More »

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Pigs are pregnant for about 114 days, which is a little less than four months. A pregnant pig, often referred to as a piggy sow, sometimes delivers a couple of days early or late. More »

According to Fancy Mice, the easiest way to determine if a mouse is pregnant is by looking for a waxy white plug in the vulva. Excess semen from the male creates the plug at the entrance of the vagina to prevent the fema... More »

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A miniature pinscher has the same gestational cycle of all canines, which is between 64 and 66 days. A veterinarian can diagnose a pregnancy as early as 16 days into the pregnancy. More »

While the exact length of the gestation period for a tropical fish varies from species to species, the average pregnancy lasts about one month, give or take a week. More »