You can purchase a giraffe from exotic animal breeders or zoos that are going out of business. In order to find a giraffe for sale in your area, you will need to contact local exotic animal dealers. Giraffes aren't currently protected in the savannas of Africa, so it is possible to buy one legally. SURPRISING CATHERINE WITH A GIANT GIRAFFE!!! Adoption Search- These pets have exceeded their minimum holding period and are available now. Stray Search - These are our newest shelter arrivals, usually 7 days or less. If you are looking for your lost animal, please look through all of the search pages and then check back often.