LIVE GIRAFFE CAM: April the Giraffe feed to be taken down

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Raw video of April the Giraffe (WABC)

A livestreamed video of a pregnant giraffe that has enthralled millions of YouTube viewers since February is coming to an end.

A look at the moment April gave birth:
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Watch as April the giraffe gives birth on Saturday morning April 15, 2017.

Animal Adventure Park in rural upstate New York says the giraffe cam showing April the giraffe and her new baby will go dark by the end of the week.

The park made the announcement on its Facebook page late Monday amid a flurry of messages from fans concerned April had a slight limp. The park says April's leg injury was minor and was much better Tuesday.

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Watch video of April the giraffe's newborn calf standing up for the first time and taking its first steps.

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April the giraffe giving birth: Gray Hall reports during Action News at 9 a.m. on April 15.

The giraffe cam made Animal Adventure Park the second most live-viewed channel in YouTube's history, with more than 232 million live views since February.

More than 1.2 million viewers were watching when April gave birth Saturday.

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