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Unusual gift leads to new passion

Unusual gift leads to new passion

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January 2015

Our Future: Looking Good in Australian Alpaca?
Australian Alpaca Association: 01/20/15

Unusual gift leads to new passion
The News-Messenger: 01/20/15

Good News for Fleece Exhibitors

Australian Alpaca Association: 01/19/15

Global and China Alpaca Fiber Industry 2015 Market Survey Study Analysis and Overview

Digital Journal: 01/19/15

Alpacas Get Clean Cut In Wuhan
Getty Images: 01/19/15

Christian children’s book author to hold signing
Xenia Gazette: 01/18/15

Alpacas on ice: three rescued from frozen pond
Glouscester Times: 01/18/15

Alpacas on ice: Three rescued from frozen pond on Marblehead Neck
Salem News: 01/18/15

Marblehead police rescue alpacas stuck on ice
WCVB5: 01/17/15

Hunterdon County leaders honored for their volunteerism 01/16/15

Wysong shares alpacas with Farm Show visitors
Gettysburg Times: 01/16/15

Alpaca Picnic to take over Hobart’s Parliament Lawns 01/16/15

Amber and her awesome alpacas
ABC Open: 01/14/15

Ayersville elementary reading goals to result in the purchase of llamas
Crescent-News: 01/13/15

Mast cell tumors in a llama (Lama glama)
Bio Portfolio: 01/13/15

The connection between natural fibers and natural food
My Central New Jersey: 01/12/15

Experience a New Type of Felting
News Barb: 01/12/14

Loose alpaca caught by deputies, citizens in Duarte
A Breaking News: 01/10/15

Young entrepreneur’s new venture: hooded alpaca scarves
Washington Times: 01/10/15

Spend your weekend having a good laugh
Connect Amarillo: 01/09/15

Alpaca Wool
Ag Info: 01/08/15

Friends defend animal-hoarding suspect
AZ Central: 01/07/15

Crookwell / Goulburn: Successful businesses going against trend
Crookwell Gazette: 01/07/15

Hoarder has zebras, alpacas
WDBJ7: 01/07/15

(Taste) Sierra Vista Community Market
The Sierra Vista Herald: 01/06/15

Meet The Man Who Raises And Sells Exotic Animal Meat, From Alpaca To Zebra
Laist: 01/06/15

Alpaca wool experts
DSV: 01/06/15

Authorities Find Zebras, Alpaca On Hoarder’s Property
CBS Las Vegas: 01/06/15

MCSO: Suspect in New River area hoarding case released from hospital, vanishes
CBS 5 KPHO: 01/06/15

Alpacas offer silky, soft fiber, plenty of personality
Lakeview Standard: 01/05/15

What can you tell me about starting an alpaca or llama Farm?

National Sustainable Agricultural Service: 01/05/15

Around the nation: Harvard graduates see big future for alpacas in China

South China Morning Post: 01/05/15

Somerset Township farmers find niche in clothing industry with fleece
Observer-Reporter: 01/04/15

Balcony murder accused Tostee posts bizarre photo on Facebook
TVNZ: 01/04/15

Proposed zoning rule would allow seasonal signs
New Hampshire News: 01/01/15

Accused Gold Coast balcony killer Gable Tostee poses for pic with alpaca
The Courier-Mail: 01/01/15

Alpacas Among Us
Northwest News: 01/01/15

December 2014

First Alpaca Born at the Zoo
Nashville Zoo: 12/31/14

Pets help autistic kids improve social skills
CBS News: 12/21/14

Napoleon The Christmas Alpaca Invades Nursing Home And Spreads Joy
Like A Boss: 12/31/14

The Alpaca and the Potter (a Love Story)
Biltrix: 12/31/14

Let your mind help you achieve your goals in 2015
CDA Press: 12/31/14

Plateau Zoo introduce four South American alpacas

Like News: 12/31/14

New burgers are low fat and paca a tasty punch with sweet chilli

Western Morning News: 12/30/14

Harvard students seek meaty profits from alpaca
China Daily: 12/29/14

Climate change threatens livelihoods of Peru's Alpaca farmers
LAC Journal: 12/29/14

Carnival fun for all the family opens gates tonight
Rockhampton Morning Bulletin: 12/29/14

A nursing home in Oregon brought in a festive alpaca to cheer up its residents

Cosmopolitan: 12/27/14

Touching the money fur in Prince Edward Island

San Diego Reader: 12/26/14

Alpaca farmers endure climate change effects in Melgar Province

Peru This Week: 12/24/14

Bitter winters for Peru's alpaca farmers combating climate change

The Guardian: 12/24/14

Photo of the Day - taking a walk with pet alpaca Forrest Gump

The Sydney Morning Herald: 12/24/14

Alpaca wool winning over international market
Fashion Mag: 12/23/14

For uncommon gifts, Santa shops downtown
The Times Herald: 12/23/14

Kiss prompts alpaca's visit to go viral

Portland Tribune: 12/23/14

Nashville Zoo welcomes baby alpaca, Bandit

The Tennessean: 12/23/14

Alpaca ranch owner gets three years in prison

Statesman Journal: 12/23/14

Buy a chicken or an alpaca from World Vision Canada and help those in need
Inside Toronto: 12/22/14

Cornflake: A battle for the ages ?
Ledger Transcript: 12/18/14

It might get wooly
Ledger Transcript: 12/18/14

Abandoned animal finds new home
Ledger Transcript: 12/18/14

Video of alpaca at Beaverton nursing home goes viral

KGW: 12/18/14

Llama blood could 'hold the key' to a life-saving HIV vaccine, claims new research
Daily Express: 12/18/14

Tips And Ways In Starting Alpacas Ranch
All Saints Marketing: 12/17/14

Guilty Of Animal Neglect
Polk County Itemizer-Observer: 12/17/14

Alpacas settle in at Wakeman Town Farm
Inkling News: 12/16/14

Alpacas become therapy animals for Neenah group
Post Crescent: 12/16/14

Llama, alpaca store opens at Levis
Sentinel-Tribune: 12/15/14

Oregon man found guilty of neglecting alpaca herd
The Bulletin: 12/12/14

Alpaca ranch owner found guilty of animal neglect
KTVZ: 12/12/14 

Wild Nature NZ fined over false alpaca products
NZ News: 12/12/14

Jury finds alpaca ranch owner guilty of neglect
Statesman Journal: 12/12/14

2015 National Show and Sale Update
Australian Alpaca Association: 12/11/14

The Fine Facts of Micron: Alpaca & Fine Wool
Brahms Mount Blog: 12/08/14

Alpaca farming threatened by climate change
Practical Action: 12/08/14

Local Gifts for Lansing People
Ithaca Times: 12/08/14

Roy’s Alpaca Ranch Open House hosts many out of town visitors
Anza Valley Outlook: 12/07/14

WATCH: Alpacas and carols at Christmas Market
Northumberland Gazette: 12/06/14

Alpaca farm to host Holiday Open House
The Star Democrat: 12/04/14

Why Merino Wool, Alpaca, and Cashmere Keep You Warm and Dry
Good Morning Gloucester: 12/04/14

From Hooves to Hangers: Local farm animals' fibers used to create yarn, clothing
Harbor Country News: 12/03/14

Outstanding Dreams Alpaca Farm to host Holiday Open House
My Eastern Shore MD: 12/03/14

Tips for Starting an Alpaca Farm
Institute of Ecolonomics: 12/02/14

Getting wooly with Sippican River Farm
Sippican Week: 12/02/14

Landmark Farm Alpacas on cover of Alpacas Magazine, again
Jefferson Post: 12/02/14

Alpacas 12/02/14

Meet Local Farmers: Red Roof Ranch Alpacas in Cadiz
WKMS: 12/01/14

Planning For Alpacas On Your Homestead
Homestead and Survival: 12/01/14

Livestock is savaged in second dog attack

West Sussex County Times: 12/01/14

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Updated January 21, 2015

Alpaca Picnic to take over Hobart’s Parliament Lawns

Alpaca Picnic to take over Hobart’s Parliament Lawns

Amber and her awesome alpacas

Amber and her awesome alpacas

Alpaca 101: Fundamentals of Alpaca Husbandry

Alpaca 101: Fundamentals of Alpaca Husbandry

Hoarder has zebras, alpacas

Hoarder has zebras, alpacas