An alpaca with a limp may need time or major intervention. How do you decide which? What practical approach can you take to assess the needs of your injured alpaca? Here I give a worked example of what I did with the hope it may be useful for you too.
Do alpacas get on well with other animals such as sheep, horses and cows? Generally they do and can even learn to tolerate cats and dogs, though it does take some adjustment. Here are some of my experiences.
Watching alpacas is a great pastime but there is a serious side to it too. How to judge the quality of an alpaca is not complicated but neither is it easy. Here are some tips on what to be looking for in a good alpaca.