Man has close encounter with giraffe while camping

This is why you shouldn't get too close to wild animals

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This guy had the bright idea to get close to a giraffe that wandered into his campsite.

He immediately regretted his decision when the wild animal almost kicked him in the face.

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Luckily, he was able to dodge it and immediately walked away from the scene.

He wrote on the video: "This giraffe wandered into our campsite in Botswana... and I made the stupid mistake of getting too close.

"Wild animals are dangerous, she could have killed me."

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