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Your Best Friend – Your Alpaca Veterinarian

February 16th, 2017|Comments Off on Your Best Friend – Your Alpaca Veterinarian

Finding a good alpaca veterinarian is a top priority for your alpaca farm. As you become more experienced in handling your animals and dealing with day to day issues, there will be many things that [...]

Blending alpaca with other fibers

August 21st, 2016|Comments Off on Blending alpaca with other fibers

I love when my alpaca fiber comes back from the mill. It really is 'Christmas in August'! I use Shepherd's Mill  in Phillipsburg, Kansas and have done for many years now. Sally Brandon and her [...]

Preparing alpaca fiber for the mill.

August 11th, 2016|Comments Off on Preparing alpaca fiber for the mill.

You've made the decision to send your alpaca fiber to a mill for processing. Now what? How do you prepare it for the mill? Carefully unroll your noodled fleece on the skirting table. Now you [...]