Basic alpaca appraisal 46

Take a consistent approach and you can begin to learn how to tell a good alpaca from an average one. Develop a flow of what you are looking at.

Follow an order

  • Legs
  • Body
  • Fleece
  • Neck and head
  • Eyes and ears

How to buy alpacas

You are not buying a box of a shelf, so take your time and remember you are ‘buying’ the breeder too for ongoing advice and support. Use a consistent approach for comparison.

Be clear what you plan to do with the alpacas – fleece, pets, showing, breeding?

Catch up with Nick Davies

Alpacas and holiday lets work well together. Here is a catch-up with Nick on how the summer has gone with their new pods and how the alpacas have been a draw for visitors coming to stay at Gelli Secret Escapes

Facebook Page for holiday-let – Gelli Secret Escapes

Listen to the original episode here

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