When employees at Animal Adventure Park near Binghamton New York, where April lives, determined she was ready to give birth any day, they thought it would be a fun and educational thing to do to stream her live on You Tube 24/7 so people could watch when her baby is born.
“So, we had so many people asking, how`s she doing, how`s she`s doing.
well the best way to get to the public is to just put up a live feed and they can watch her progress, watch what she does,” said Swilley.Along with the live feed of April, the park also posted fun factoids about April, the baby`s father Oliver who lives with April and giraffes in general on that You Tube page.Through the evening April had to find her right positioning to feel comfortable to lay down, which is evidence of continued growth and position change of the calf.April the giraffe has set the internet on fire as folks check in on her daily at her home at an animal park in New York. (AP Photo/Steve Nesius) " data-medium-file="https://mgtvkxrm.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/preview-v001109.jpg? w=254" data-large-file="https://mgtvkxrm.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/preview-v001109.jpg?
Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville began streaming Thursday night on You Tube showing April the giraffe preparing to give birth.
In these instances, BMT does try to put a recording of the Graduation Parade on the Ustream channel later in the day, although that’s not guaranteed.
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“Yeah, we`re a little shocked that it`s gotten as big as it had,” said Swilley.
Each week an average of 600 men and women graduate Basic Military Training.
The zoo’s Facebook page recently featured a debate among fans about that issue, along with signs that this “big, happy” expecting mom’s birth is close.