April the giraffe continues to keep the world on edge as she nears the end of her incredible 15-month pregnancy.A live You Tube stream of her enclosure at Animal Adventure Park in upstate New York has racked up tens of millions of views, as animal lovers across the world await the arrival of her baby calf.
3.40am BST: Although zookeepers insisted April is not in pain, viewers now claim she is struggling to breathe as the baby is ferociously kicking her stomach.
2.00am BST: April has caused a frenzy on the live stream chat, as her fans are getting increasingly concerned that she is in a tremendous amount of pain.
It is believed that the bald eagles remain in the area during the summer months and do not migrate as there is plentiful food available from lakes, the Berry quarry and the nearby Oostanaula River.
They have occasionally been sighted at or near the nest during the summer, probably to ensure that other animals know it is occupied.
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