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The public can keep updated on the giraffe's pregnancy at Animal Adventure Park through social media and a live YouTube feed.

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April the giraffe baby watch is on!

The Animal Adventure Park's famous giraffe in Harpursville, New York is ready to birth another calf at any time and tens of thousands all over the world are tuned into her live YouTube feed round the clock.

The park is keeping April's fans updated through social media. Park owner Jordan Patch announced in a March 6 Facebook post that it could be "hours, a day or so, perhaps" but the birth was "imminent."

Still waiting and watching. But we have a lot of company. As of 2:30 p.m. ET on Monday, 64,400 people were watching April on YouTube 's live feed.

Last time April was about to give birth, she sparked a worldwide frenzy. April’s stream received more than 232 million live views, which added up to 7.6 billion minutes of live watch-time, according to Google .

April's current pregnancy is her fifth, her second since arriving at Animal Adventure Park in 2015. April gave birth in April 2017 to a male calf named Tajiri.

It's OK for your teen to be online. Online relationships are part of typical adolescent development. Social media can support teens as they explore and discover more about themselves and their place in the grown-up world. Just be sure your teen is behaving appropriately in both the real and online worlds. Many teens need to be reminded that a platform's privacy settings do not make things actually "private" and that images, thoughts, and behaviors teens share online will instantly become a part of their digital footprint indefinitely. Keep lines of communication open and let them know you're there if they have questions or concerns.

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, celebrated his first birthday in April. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville held a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, celebrated his first birthday in April. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville held a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

Plan not-so-random acts of kindness. Kids need to know that helping others is an everyday practice, not a visit-a-soup-kitchen-at-the-holidays grand gesture. Challenge yours to complete small tasks every week, like throwing away another kid's trash at lunch or raking a neighbor's lawn. Training your children to focus on others helps curb entitlement. "Gratitude becomes woven into who they are," says Jeffrey J. Froh, a coauthor of Making Grateful Kids.

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, celebrated

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, celebrated his first birthday on April 15. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, celebrated

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, celebrated his first birthday on April 15. Kate Collins / Staff photo

"Respect the child. Be not too much his parent. Trespass not on his solitude." -Ralph Walso Emerson

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Oliver and his son Tajiri of Animal Adventure park

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, celebrated his first birthday in April. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville held a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating

Tajiri, the giraffe baby of April and Oliver, is celebrating his first birthday on April 15. Animal Adventure park in Harpursville is planning a birthday party for the internet sensation. Kate Collins / Staff photo

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Special times. Set aside a few minutes at a regular time each day when you can give your undivided attention to your child. This quiet calm time – no TV, iPad or phones - can be a confidence builder for young children. As little as five minutes a day can make a difference.

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If you don't want to miss the big moment, pay $5 and receive a text alert when April goes into labor. Also receive exclusive photos after the birth. Sign up on the park's Facebook page . Proceeds support giraffe conservation.

By Sunday night, viewers were watching April jump on camera, and again, that was all a sign that the world's favorite giraffe was preparing to give birth as her calf applies pressure and kicks, said the most recent Facebook post .

"Promising and new is that April’s tail is now hanging and pinning to the left a bit, which is appropriate and expected positioning for the big moment."

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