HARPURSVILLE, N.Y., April 15, 2017 (Gephardt Daily) — One of the Internet’s most- watched celebrities has given birth.
April the giraffe delivered her calf shortly before 10 a.m. local time at Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, N.Y.
The calf emerged, followed by a steady stream of fluids Saturday morning as some 1.2 million viewers witnessed on YouTube. The calf did not immediately stand. Instead, April appeared to lick her calf and the calf slowly lifted long neck. The park announced on Saturday afternoon that the calf is a male.
The live birth can be seen streaming on YouTube. Warning: Content may be graphic.