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Humans are the only animal who has a prolonged labor. Our pelvic bones have evolved to allow us to stand upright, bipedal. This, combined with our large brain size, has made birthing uniquely difficult for us. All other mammals including giraffe birth their young in minutes. Giraffe hello sweet cheeks poster. Giraffe give birth standing up, so the baby has a two meter drop as a welcome to the world! It is surmised this serves the same purpose as a slap on the back or butt for human newborns, ensuring the baby starts breathing. Neither seem pleasant though.