Philadelphia Zoo, Abigail the Giraffe Abigail The Giraffe Celebrates 8th Birthday At Philadelphia Zoo – CBS Philly

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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It was a family affair at the Philadelphia Zoo on Thursday. One their most popular residents celebrated a milestone as Abigail the giraffe turned 8.

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Zoo visitors were on hand for the special birthday celebration.

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The birthday girl enjoyed the day with her mom, Stella, and month-old baby brother, Beau.

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Giraffes can live to be 25 in the wild and longer in captivity.