Giraffe At Animal Adventure Park In NY Gave Birth!

Animal Adventure Park is keeping fans up to date on April's pregnancy

The newborn is April's fourth calf.

Buzzfeed News has isolated the exact moment of birth and it can be viewed below. He's yet to be named, although April's home park, Animal Adventure, is reportedly putting together a GoFundMe account where people can vote for $1 a pop.

April's labour lasted about two hours, and was announced on Facebook by park owner Jordan Patch.

Since February, the live feed provided by AAP attracted millions across the USA and in many parts of the world.

After months of waiting, April, a giraffe at a NY zoo that became an Internet sensation, finally gave birth on Saturday morning. The zoo is also planning on a naming contest for their newest addition.

The privately owned zoo began livestreaming from April's enclosure in February and people around the world have been tuning in daily.

The 15-year-old giraffe gave birth to a wobbly-legged calf yesterday, creating an Easter weekend sensation for her large network of fans around the world.

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The calf's father is Oliver, a five-year-old giraffe kept in the same petting zoo.

For over two months now, so many of us have been focusing a frankly ridiculous amount of attention on a pregnant giraffe living in a NY zoo.

A competition will be held to come up with a name for the calf.

In this image made from video provided by Animal Adventure Park in Binghamton, N.Y., April the giraffe muzzles her new calf seconds after giving birth on Saturday, April 15, 2017.

Animal Adventure park is now closed to the public and will open in mid-May.

A zoo spokesperson says the delivery could take all day Saturday. Newborn giraffes generally weigh about 150 pounds (68.04 kilograms) and are about 6 feet (1.83 meters) tall at birth.

Animal Adventure is in rural Harpursville, New York.

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