Tango Giraffes

This incredible image shows two male giraffes battling it out in bid to win a female companion. The 18 foot tall Thornicrofts appear to be ‘necking’ each other in what is usually a test of male dominance and mating rights. The beautiful photograph, shot in South Luangwa National Park in Zambia, was taken by photographer Dana Allen.

This incredible image shows two male giraffes battling it out in bid to win a female companion. The 18 foot tall Thornicrofts appear to be 'necking' each other in what is usually a test of male dominance and mating rights. The beautiful photograph, shot in South Luangwa National Park in Zambia, was taken by photographer Dana Allen.

This incredible image shows two male giraffes battling it out in bid to win a female companion. The 18 foot tall Thornicrofts appear to be 'necking' each other in what is usually a test of male dominance and mating rights. The beautiful photograph, shot in South Luangwa National Park in Zambia, was taken by photographer Dana Allen.

This incredible image shows two male giraffes battling it out in bid to win a female companion. The 18 foot tall Thornicrofts appear to be 'necking' each other in what is usually a test of male dominance and mating rights. The beautiful photograph, shot in South Luangwa National Park in Zambia, was taken by photographer Dana Allen.

This incredible image shows two male giraffes battling it out in bid to win a female companion. The 18 foot tall Thornicrofts appear to be 'necking' each other in what is usually a test of male dominance and mating rights. The beautiful photograph, shot in South Luangwa National Park in Zambia, was taken by photographer Dana Allen.