April The Giraffe Update: It’s Getting Weirder, People!
April is a 15-year-old giraffe living and loving at the Animal Adventure Park in New York. She and her 5-year-old boy toy, Oliver, are expecting their first calf any minute now! Actually, her fans have been waiting with her for the past week and a half. In a show of solidarity, very preggers human Erin, donned a giraffe mask and is waiting it out with April.
Here is a live stream from April's pad:
And yes, she has her own website.
The park has released this video to try to calm the rest of the world down. They are being bombarded with well-meaning, but overwhelming messages of support and criticism.
Rest when you can, April. We're rooting for you!