It's a boy! April the Giraffe gives birth to baby #5!

It's a boy! (Photo: Animal Adventure Park/Facebook)
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HARPURSVILLE, N.Y. (WTHR) — April the Giraffe has welcomed her new baby boy to the world!

She birthed her fifth calf Saturday at about 12:45 p.m. alone in her stall, but with eyes all around the world watching on social media.

The Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, New York, said more than 300,000 people watched live.

Watch video of the special moment courtesy of Animal Adventure Park.

Park officials say the newborn giraffe was on its feet by 1:27 p.m., and nursing by 1:51 p.m.

Animal Adventure Park posted late Saturday morning that April had gone into labor.

April drew more than 232 million YouTube live views during a seven-week period in 2017 before she gave birth to Tajiri. That came as a surprise for the small zoo 130 miles northwest of New York City.

This is April's fifth calf and the second for her and Oliver.

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