They say no good deed goes unpunished.
They also say don't mess with a baby unless you want to mess with its mama.
This vet trying to examine April the giraffe's newborn calf, Tajiri, receives a painful, firsthand reminder of both of these pearls of wisdom...right to the, uh, "pearls" of wisdom, so to speak.
No amount of tasty treats can change April's mind about letting the doc have a look at her little one, thank you very much. Not. Going. To. Happen.
Let this be a lesson to you about how mamas of any species turn into bears when you mess with their littles:
Better luck next time, doc.
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