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You never know what opportunities you’ll run into at an AOA national show. The national halter show in Peoria, Illinois is a perfect example.
Stud Males and How to Get it Right. By Nick Harrington Smith, BAS and AOA Judge of Alpaca Evolution.
Gunther and Els Willems of Alpaca Tumulus in Belgium talk us through the ups and downs of building a mini mill from scratch.
Alpaca meat is controversial but is also becoming more common in the UK – maybe it’s time to have an open discussion about it!
The British Alpaca Society sent a letter to the Minister for Farming George Eustice, MP, in support of alpaca breeder Helen Macdonald’s request for a further bTB test for a stud male imported from New Zealand.
Dog attacks are a huge blow emotionally and financially for alpaca owners. But alpacas, along with other ‘exotic species’ are not part of the current legislation.
The excitement of waiting for a new baby is over when a pregnant dam gives birth to a small baby that in alpaca terms is called “cria”.
Pisco Sour is the most important cocktail for the Peruvians and Chileans and a source of some irritation as both countries claim it as their own.