Awaiting April the giraffe to give birth – Why we are watching


Where is April’s baby? That is what thousands of people are asking concerning the New York Zoo’s most famous resident – “April the Giraffe”. For nearly two months people from around the globe have been watching and waiting for the impending birth of the predicted five foot baby calf that is suppose to pop out of her … at any time.

I confess. I am one of those people. I check her “progress” with religiously, at least twice if not three times a day. And have been doing so – for at least three weeks.

But, why do I care?