April the giraffe: Help name her newborn

Animal Adventure Park holding contest

HARPURSVILLE, N.Y. - April the giraffe gave birth to her calf on April 15 at Animal Adventure Park, now the park is trying to decide what to name the newborn boy.

Over a million people watched April give birth on the park's livestream, WIVT and WBGH TV report.

New York Upstate reports the Harpursville, New York, park has a contest to name April's fourth calf.

To enter the contest, visit Animal Adventure Park's baby naming website.

According to the website, you can enter and vote on as many names as you want.  Votes are $1 each with a minimum of five.

For 10 days, people can vote on any name or names and vote as many times as a you want, the website says.

After the end of the first part of the contest, the park will reveal the top 10 names and voting will begin on those names.  The website says the second phase will last about five days before revealing the winning name.

The website says the money raised will be split three ways.  The funds will go towards the Giraffe Conservation Foundation, Ava's Little Heroes and Animal Adventure Park.

Click here to continue watching April and her calf on the livestream.



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