Alpaca Information Documents and Links


get_adobe_readerYearly Husbandry Planner 2017

This outlines the medicines and routine that we use here at Inca Alpaca. Please consult your vet with this information and work with them on a regime that best suits your herd and conditions.

 

British AlpBritish Alpaca Societyaca Society:

Inca Alpaca are members of the breed society. We recommend that UK based owners become members and only buy alpacas that are registered with the British Alpaca Society.

Click here to download a membership application form

 

 

AAFT Logo

Fibre testing:

We recommend AAFT (Europe). Their equipment is current, calibrated daily, they offer fast turnaround and their prices are the cheapest available. Please click on the icon for their website and booking form.

 

Alpaca Insurance:

We recommend H and H Insurance Brokers (Formally Armitage Livestock Insurance Agency) for all our alpaca insurance needs. Jacinta Nastali is extremely helpful and friendly and the company have always paid any claims that we have made. Please click here for their website

Here are some interesting articles on fibre testing and the information that can be gained from having your fibre tested:

Reading fibre test results 

The relationship between Breeding and Standard Deviation (SD)

The difference between SD vs CV

Information from fibre growth profiles

Shearing:

Click here for an up to date list of alpaca shearers

General Alpaca Information:

Please click on each heading below to download the printable information document.

Reproduction

Mating

Body Condition

Nutrition

Herd Protectors

Injections

Vitamins

Toenails

Worms