Tippi Degre is the girl who lives in African wildlife
Her childhood memories could become a great screenplay for a blockbuster movie one day.
Tippi Degre is not an ordinary girl, she was born and raised in Africa and she had a most
Tippi’s parents, both wildlife photographers, brought up the little girl in the wildlife of African
continent. While growing up, Tippi wasn’t attending nursery or going on play dates, her favorite
playground was African desert and her best playmates were wild animals. She soon bonded with
many untamed animals including snakes, giraffes, lion cubs, crocodiles, elephants, giant
bullfrogs, cheetah, zebras and even an ostrich! Africa was the only home she had for many years
so that’s why Tippi also became friends with tribes people of Namibia.
Tippi’s parents documented her life, relationships and bonds with the wild animals of Africa
and they shared her childhood story in the book Tippi of Africa. The photographs of the little
girl playing with the African wildlife made Tippi quite famous!
Via My Modern Met