April the Giraffe gives birth to calf

HARPURSVILLE, N.Y. (WIVB) — The giraffe who’s been a media sensation for at least a month and a half gave birth to her calf on Saturday morning.

In the Animal Adventure Park’s live YouTube video, April was walking around her enclosure early Saturday morning in labor.

Within 45 minutes of the first notices of these signs of childbirth, over 577,000 people had logged in to the Park’s webstream.

April gave birth just before 10 a.m. with more than 1 million viewers.

Animal Adventure Park posted a Facebook Live video moments after the birth. You can watch by clicking or tapping here

 

 

 

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