If you missed out on the historic moment, you can watch all 4 hours of the live birth below.
Of course, the Internet had some things to say.
— Kyla (@KylaTaub) April 15, 2017
Not having a giraffe emoji at a time like this is a crime #AprilTheGiraffe
— Maeghan (@MaeghanCoco) April 15, 2017
— Reneé Larson-Endsley (@iamreneejai) April 15, 2017
This was definitely me.
— ✨✨✨ (@he8myheart_) April 15, 2017
Congrats to April the Giraffe and her new baby Giraffey McGiraffeFace.
— chaps (@UncleChaps) April 15, 2017
I can barely get out of bed to pee but a giraffe born ten minutes ago is already walking.
— Nina Bargiel (@slackmistress) April 15, 2017
And a classic parental reprimand.
*Baby giraffe mouths off once*
April: BOY I WAS IN LABOR WITH YOU FOR 1,746 HOURS!
— Joe (@NewsProJoe) April 15, 2017