Alpacas at Christmas 52

By Alpaca Tribe / December 24, 2019 / 0 Comments

How do you spend Christmas with your alpacas? Here are some of our podcast guests from the year with their ideas.

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Moving farm with alpacas Pt2 // 51

By Alpaca Tribe / December 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

Moving house and farm with alpacas is quite a challenge. Alpaca people want to help so do ask.

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Alpacas Down-Under 50

By Alpaca Tribe / December 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

Radio show guest and discussions down-under. A full week.

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What is going on? 49

By Alpaca Tribe / December 4, 2019 / 0 Comments

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.

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My Alpacas and Other Animals 48

By Alpaca Tribe / November 27, 2019 / 0 Comments

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.

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Californian Catch Up Alpaca Style 47

By Alpaca Tribe / November 20, 2019 / 0 Comments

We first heard from Jeremiah Owen of Hiraeth Ranch, in Episode 12 of the podcast back in March 2019. Since then there have been some good learning opportunitties and a few surprises along the way.

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Basic Alpaca Appraisal 46

By Alpaca Tribe / November 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

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.

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Having alpacas in your life 45

By Alpaca Tribe / November 6, 2019 / 0 Comments

Everyone should have alpacas in their life. And it is good to share. Large scale business may not be for you but there are ways of recouping some of the expenses of keeping alpacas. Here are a few simple ideas. Let me know what you do.

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Season Change and Welsh Alpaca Show 44

By Alpaca Tribe / October 31, 2019 / 0 Comments

The clocks go back, the leaves fall, the nights draw in and there is mud everywhere. Looking at the alpacas you can tell it is autumn. Four Season Change Tips for alpaca owners

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Grow your alpaca business 43

By Alpaca Tribe / October 31, 2019 / 0 Comments

Wouldn’t it be nice if it was possible to combine keeping our alpacas and running a business, or even running a business keeping alpacas? The good news is that it can be done with thought, planning and application. In this episode, we hear more from Joe Phelan of K2 Alpacas

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