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Alpacas – Dealing with Heat and Humidity

Alpacas find dealing with heat and humidity in summer challenging. We have found they can learn to adapt if we give them some support. It [...]

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Alpacas – the ‘golden oldies’.

I read recently that the oldest sheep recorded in the Guinness Book of Records was 28 years and 51 weeks old! That made me think [...]

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Alpacas in Winter

It may not be officially winter but the cold weather with  it's freezing blasts has certainly arrived. After the long stretch of above average temperatures [...]

By | December 9th, 2016|Alpaca Health and Herd Management, Willowbrook Chronicles|Comments Off on Alpacas in Winter

Heat and alpacas in late pregnancy

Summer in Kansas is hot and humid. Winter is cold. When choosing breeding dates for alpacas, we have to consider the weather. The ideal spring [...]

By | July 14th, 2016|Alpaca Health and Herd Management, Alpaca Library, Willowbrook Chronicles|Comments Off on Heat and alpacas in late pregnancy

Alpaca Crias in Black and White

The waiting game is over and we have two lovely  female cria, one black, one white. The gestation times for these little ladies were 363 [...]

By | July 6th, 2016|Alpaca Health and Herd Management, Alpaca Library, Willowbrook Chronicles|Comments Off on Alpaca Crias in Black and White

Mid America Alpaca Foundation

http://www.midamalpacafoundation.com/

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Morris Animal Foundation

http://www.morrisanimalfoundation.org/

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Alpaca Research Foundation

http://www.alpacaresearchfoundation.com/

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