Alpacas For Harrods

PENROSE MILL are launching their range of British alpaca duvets and pillows in Harrods on July 18. They will have their own stand in this prestigious store which is a first for bedding products made from the fleeces of alpacas farmed in the UK.

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Shearers with Altitude

The rumbling sound of hundreds of animals moving outside my tent and the low melodic hum of alpacas are the first things to greet me as I groggily open my eyes. I have been in the mountains for less than twelve hours and my first day of work is about to begin.

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Park Life

Bobby Schuck bought The Llama Park on the 13th May 2013, as a 60th birthday present for his wife Susan. Having recently returned to the UK from Dubai with their daughter Lily, where they spent 20 years, the Schuck family was looking for somewhere to live for both the family and their beautiful Andalusian stallion Vanidoso XXIX, ‘Dani’.


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Island Escape

Sandra Powell of Hebridean Alpacas writes about the challenges and joys of setting up a new life in a very different part of the country.

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