HARPURSVILLE, N.Y. — Myrtle Beach’s internet sensation Erin Dietrich — otherwise known as ‘Giraffe Mom’ — got to meet April the giraffe and April’s new-born calf, WMBF reported.
Video of a then-pregnant Dietrich wearing a giraffe mask in honor of April the Giraffe received millions of views on Facebook when she posted it back in March. Dietrich gave birth to a baby boy on March 8. April the giraffe also gave birth to a boy, on April 15.
On Monday, the news program Inside Edition invited Dietrich to fly out to New York to meet April and she jumped at the chance.