News

Actions

WATCH: Animal lovers cheer on 'April' the giraffe as she prepares to give birth to her calf

WFTX-Promo_Image_960x720.png
Posted at 6:16 AM, Feb 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-23 10:25:55-05

All eyes are on "April" the giraffe at Animal Adventure Park in Harpusville, NY because she is about to give birth to her calf any minute now. 

The giraffe baby watch is being live streamed by the Animal Adventure Park and it has everyone stopping what they're doing to try and catch the baby giraffe make its grand debut. 

April is 15-years-old. Her calf will weigh about 150 pounds and be about 6 feet tall at birth. The Giraffe Conservation Foundation says the average gestation period for a giraffe is about 15 months. 

You can watch the live stream on our Fox 4 facebook page. But be warned, you may not get a thing done while the stream is going. 

Learn more here

WATCH LIVE on the Animal Adventure Park Giraffe Cam

STAY IN TOUCH WITH US ANYTIME, ANYWHERE

Download our free app for Apple and Android

Sign up for Breaking News email alerts

Follow us on Twitter

Follow @Fox4Now

Like us on Facebook