SANTA MONICA (CBSLA) – A giraffe made an appearance at the Santa Monica Pier Monday.
The giraffe was placed in an enclosure for a Labor Day event of some kind on the beach near the pier.READ MORE: CHP Motorcycle Officer Involved In Traffic Collision On Eastbound 105 Freeway At Bellflower Boulevard
Sky2 flew over the scene, capturing footage of people getting up close and personal, with some even taking selfies.READ MORE: First Weekend Eligible Adults Can Receive Pfizer's COVID-19 Booster Shot In Los Angeles County
Cell phone video showed the giraffe being lead by its handlers along the sand.MORE NEWS: Man Shot And Killed By Huntington Police Saturday As Nearby Crowds Watched U.S. Open Of Surfing
It was not immediately clear who the giraffe belonged to or why exactly it was brought to the beach.