A newborn giraffe follows its mother outside into their enclosure for the first time at Artis Zoo in Amsterdam in 2018. In a new study, researchers say giraffes’ spot patterns can be traced to their mothers.

A newborn giraffe follows its mother outside into their enclosure for the first time at Artis Zoo in Amsterdam in 2018. In a new study, researchers say giraffes’ spot patterns can be traced to their mothers.