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Montana Alpaca Farmer Releases Heartwarming Children’s Book About Baby Alpaca
University Chronicle: 08/21/17

Alpaca farm welcomes newest arrival, baby Rainey
Bangor Daily News: 08/20/17

Aussie alpacas stuck in NZ after quarantine mix-up
RNZ" 08/12/17

Australian alpacas bound for Europe stuck in New Zealand after quarantine mix-up
ABC News: 08/11/17

Coupeville Festival ‘feels’ good for felt, other fiber art
Whidbey News-Times: 08/09/17

EFD 2017: Alpaca a story of fiber and friendship
Finger Lakes Times: 08/09/17

Peru biggest alpaca fiber producer in the world
Andina: 08/04/17

Peru launches JingDong online alpaca clothing store to conquer China market
Andina: 08/03/17

Legislators’ County Fair tour focused on 4-H program
Salamanca Press: 08/03/17

Sick Alpaca to Get Free Care After Kind Act From NCSU Veterinary Hospital
KFMY NEWS 2: 08/03/17

West Nile confirmed in alpaca death
Eastern New Mexico News: 08/03/17

Alpacas of the Andes Mountains in Peru
EBL News: 08/02/17

July 2017

Woman searching for new home for alpacas after Tea Tree Gully council says they can’t stay
Messenger: 07/31/17

Alpacas in huge demand as ‘extraordinary livestock’
Agriland: 07/29/17

Loaner alpacas bring home the gold
Beatrice Daily Sun: 07/28/17

Llamas and alpacas show off costumes at Orleans Fair
The Daily News: 07/27/17

Manitoba farm starts alpaca dance classes
Global News: 07/27/17

Alpacas bring joy to Oldenburg couple
The Herald-Tribune: 07/25/17

Pittsfield alpaca farm has a mix of beloved pets
Portland Press Herald: 07/23/17

'He is vying to be Connie's favourite nurse': Samuel Johnson's cancer-stricken sister gets bedside visit from Hercules the alpaca after revealing she is 'actively dying' in a hospice
Daily Mail Online: 07/20/17

Alpacas are fiber of family farm
AgriNews: 07/18/17

“Cinderella” did not make it to the ball… Crawford County Alpaca Show Opens 160 Annual Fair
Crawford County Now: 07/17/17

10 Myths of Peruvian Alpaca
SJ: 07/17/17

Llama walks at Sutton farm become social media sensation
The Canberra Times: 07/16/17

Pair of Locust Trace students generate a buzz with Alpaca farming project thanks to River Hill Ranch
KyForward.com: 07/15/17

Thank A Hoosier Farmer
Greensburg Daily News: 07/14/17

Teen shows alpaca for 7th year at county fair
Pharos-Tribune: 07/14/17

Shearing Day: Alpaca fleece used for yarn, socks and dryer ball
Ludington Daily News: 07/13/17

West Branch alpaca farmer first in the state to sell meat to restaurants
KCRG: 07/11/17

Bolivia's Camelid Fiber Transformation Plant inaugurated
Xinhua: 07/11/17

Bolivia inaugurates state textile plant to produce llama yarn and alpaca
Noticias Invertalia: 07/10/17 

Busy times during Shearing Day at Alpacaville
Westfield Republican: 07/09/17

Cowboy Camelids Alpaca Ranch
news-bulletin.com: 07/06/17

Number of dementia sufferers set to hit 1.2 million by 2040, predict Alzheimer's experts
The Independent: 07/05/17

Peru targets $3bn textile exports with new fibres push
Apparel Industry News: 07/04/17

Alpacas star as new enterprise launches
Keighley News: 07/03/17

June 2017

Little Sprouts Academy to learn about alpacas
Rushville Republican: 06/30/17

Alpaca Farm Teaches Family Valuable Lessons
KCWY 13: 06/30/17

Alpaca farm praises broadband boost to business
News & Star: 06/28/17

Peru: Vertically Integrated and Forward Thinking
Sourcing Journal: 06/27/17

Alpacas make a buzz at Locust Trace
Kentucky Teacher: 06/27/17

Tornado destroys Carpenter barn, spares farm animals
Wyoming News: 06/18/17

Barnstaple care home welcomes alpacas for special open day
North Devon Gazette: 06/17/17

Alpaca industry leader visits Mount Sidney farm
WHSV: 06/17/17

Plenty of Jobs for Teens, Like Wrangling an Alpaca, If They Want Them, Report Finds
Baru Aja: 06/15/17

Flake's Alpaca Attack Misses The Real Problem With The Tax Code
Forbes: 06/13/17

Boho-Inspired Vow Renewal in Ojai, California with a Baby Alpaca!
Wow Plus: 06/12/17

Peruvian Public University Develops Project to Clone Alpacas
Peru This Week: 06/12/17

Family runs successful alpaca farm
AGRINEWS: 06/12/17

Send alpaca diseases packing
Farm Biosecurity: 06/08/17

Biggest delivery of Australian alpacas lands in China
China Plus: 06/08/17

Don’t call them llamas
Chico News & Review: 06/08/17

Shearing Day At Alpacaville Brings Friends Together For Fluffy Tradition
Post Journal: 06/08/17

Woman lets alpaca into her house to escape the rain, goes utterly viral
Shropshire Star: 06/07/17

Chinese province buys 700 alpacas from Australia
gbtimes: 06/07/17

Shearing day draws hundreds to Kruzicki’s alpaca farm
Wisconsin State Farmer: 06/05/17

May 2017

Dillon alpaca ranch goes brick and mortar
Independent Record: 05/28/17

Shearing season for Alpaca wool
KXLF: 05/27/17

Therapy alpaca becomes high schooler's senior project
FOX 13 Tampa Bay: 05/25/17

Alpaca soap? Yes, it's a thing
One News Page: 05/23/17

Pomaria Mom Inspired to Become an Alpaca Farmer
WLTX.com: 05/23/17

The fun of living on an alpaca farm: Not just fuzzy fleece, but friendship too
OIA News: 05/23/17

Magic Valley teenager brings happiness to disabled, elderly community with alpaca therapy animal
KIVI TV: 05/21/17

CITY BUZZ: Trekking with Alpacas at Holly Hagg Community Farm...
Sheffield Telegraph: 05/16/17

Do you have what it takes to ace the alpaca handler school?
ABC News: 05/15/17

These Shearing Positions Could Stress Out Alpacas, Study Shows
Nature World News: 05/15/17

Made in Eastern Iowa: Finding Fiber From Alpaca
KCRG: 05/15/17

Storm causes damage to historic barn used as shelter for alpacas in Tenino
KOMO: 05/12/17

Shearing an alpaca: the dos and don'ts
The Verge: 05/12/17

Shearing of alpacas is necessary, but also stressful
Phys.org: 05/12/17

It's shear pleasure at Wayne Township alpaca farm
Ellwood City Ledger: 05/10/17

Spring weather means haircuts for alpacas
Republic Monitor: 05/10/17

Springtime shearing begins at Meadowview alpaca farm
SW VA Today: 05/09/17

Cute, soft and serious business: The truth behind raising alpacas
Saudi Arabia Daily: 05/09/17

Springtime shearing begins at alpaca farm in Southwest Va.
The Daily Progress: 05/09/17

Shear madness! Alpacas sport bizarre new look for the summer...and now they're real studs!
Daily Mail Online: 05/05/17

This ain’t your mama’s llama: Wisconsin Alpaca & Fiber Fest
The Highlander Online: 05/01/17

Annual alpaca cuddling approaches along with National Alpaca Day
Stuff.co.nz: 05/01/17

April 2017

Directing focus on Peru’s alpaca weavers
Otaga Daily Times: 04/30/17

Alpaca Direct Co-Founder Testifies in US Senate to Support Small Businesses
Crossroads Today: 04/28/17

Now in Oregon you can have llamas dressed as a bride and groom attend your wedding
Oregon Live: 04/26/17

Annual Alpaca Shearing Day
Martha's Vineyard News: 04/26/17

Fleecing the textile industry
VirtualCMS: 04/26/17

This Animal Therapy Center Lets You Rent Dressed Up Llamas for Your Wedding Day
Brides: 04/24/17

WA alpaca breeder memorialises beloved herd in backyard cemetery in Albany
ABC News: 04/24/17

‘Alpaca-lypse’ approaches the University of Dundee
University of Dundee: 04/24/17

Shear fun with gentle creatures at alpaca farm
New Castle News: 04/24/17

Owners of junior alpaca Jamie, stolen from Munster over Easter, still seeking answers
Cockburn Gazette: 04/24/17

Alpacas ready for spring with annual shearing
Bedford County News: 04/23/17

Tiny House Alpaca Thinks She’s Human: BEAST BUDDIES
Vlog Haven: 04/23/17

Oak Hill Coffee Shop Serves up 'Alpaca-Ccinos'
West Virginia News: 04/22/17

4-H members talk alpacas
The Daily Record: 04/22/17

Shearing a sure sign of spring
sachem.ca: 04/20/17

Easter open day fun at Abbotts View Alpacas
The Bucks Herald: 04/18/17

Great Western Alpaca Show celebrates its 15th year in Denver
The Fence Post: 04/17/17

Idaho student walks alpaca around town as therapy animal
East Oregonian: 04/17/17

Jamie the alpaca found dead
Perth Now: 04/16/17

Australia takes on New Zealand for alpaca-shearing crown at Royal Easter Show
ABC News: 04/16/17

Bend woman creates clothes from alpaca fleece
KTVZ; 04/16/17

'They can be a handful': Alpacas get free hair cuts at Langley farm
CBC News: 04/14/17

Wisconsin Alpaca and Fiber Fest coming to West Bend
Journal Sentinel: 04/14/17

Senator Says Alpacas Basically Big, Fuzzy Tax Shelters
NYSSCPA: 04/13/17

Alpaca's offer soft fur, perfect for crafts
KMVT: 04/12/17

Craig County alpaca farm wins top national honors
New Castle Record: 04/12/17

Alpaca Advocacy: Owners’ Group Speaks Up After Senator’s Criticism
Associations Now: 04/12/17

Langley alpacas receive annual spring sheering April 14
Langley News: 04/12/17

Americans are using alpacas to dodge taxes, a U.S. senator warns
The Washington Post: 04/12/17

Mum and son raise £1k for Sick Kids charity on Alpaca trek
Edinburgh Evening News: 04/12/17

Senator Blasts Tax Breaks for Chicken Poop and Alpaca Fur
Yahoo News: 04/11/17

Alpaca Owners Association Responds to Senator Jeff Flakes Report
ABC 7: 04/05/17

How losing lottery tickets and alpaca farms turn into billion-dollar tax loopholes
Washington Times: 04/05/17

ISLE OF WIGHT HOME TO BEST ALPACA FLEECE IN THE UK
Island Echo: 04/04/17

New meat on the block
The West Australian: 04/03/17

Fancy a walk with a pack of alpacas?
Henley Standard: 04/03/17

Well Bred: An Alpaca Farm in Stanfordville
Hudson Valley: Chronogram: 04/03/17

First-ever baby alpaca born in Moscow Zoo
Russia Beyond The Headlines: 04/03/17

Furry Fiber Animals In Southwest Washington? Alpaca My Bags!
OPB: 04/01/17

March 2017

All in on alpacas
The NWest Iowa Review: 03/31/17

Earleville alpaca farm opens new fiber mill
Anniston Star: 03/31/17

For area woman, ranching and crochet a natural fit
Hastings Tribune: 03/30/17

Shearing and selling, Locust Trace students learn the alpaca industry
Lexington Herald Leader: 03/30/17

Flake teases report with plea to protect alpacas from 'tax code abuse'
The Hill: 03/30/17

Twin Falls teen and his alpaca bring joy to the community
IdahoNews.org: 03/29/17

Earleville alpaca farm opens new fiber mill
Cecil Daily: 03/29/17

Farmers want to put alpaca meat on your plate
WBNEWS: 03/28/17

How Two Retired Teachers Invested in Alpacas and Built a Successful Business
Houston Press: 03/27/17

Alpacas draw enthusiasts to Dixon Fairgrounds
Daily Republic: 03/27/17

Off the Clock - Women Raising Alpacas, Creating Fabric
KBIA: 03/23/17

Hundreds of Alpacas convene in Tallmadge to compete in annual Buckeye Alpaca Show
Tallmadge Express: 03/23/17

Special Report: Getting back to nature on a trek with valley’s alpacas
Sheffield Telegraph: 03/23/17

Cranial arterial patterns of the alpaca (Camelidae: Vicugna pacos)
Royal Society Open Science: 03/22/17

Grow Guide: Become a Manure Connoisseur
Marijuana.com: 03/22/17

Sourced: Mochica serves alpaca burgers
Toronto Star: 03/22/17

Spectators flock to the Alaca show in Denver
The Fence Post: 03/21/17

Annual alpaca show comes to Dixon this weekend
The Reporter: 03/20/17

Raising alpacas and llamas brings peace for Hillman couple
Morrison County Record: 03/19/17

Booking essential! Thousands sign up to Sheffield alpaca walk after event goes viral on Facebook
The Star: 03/18/17

Alpaca farm draws thousands of visitors to Aledo
Weatherford Democrat: 03/17/17

FURRY CUTE IDEA Glasgow University students coping with exam nerves by stroking a pair of cuddly Alpacas
The Scottish Sun: 03/17/17

Alpaca up your troubles – students sign up in droves to de-stress with mini llamas
Deadline News: 03/16/17

Agriculture tourism project aiming to break down city-country divide in New South Wales
ABC News: 03/15/17

Children broke into the alpaca enclosure at Oasis Academy Warndon, in Edgeworth Close, Worcester, and chased the startled animals
Worcester News: 03/15/17

Couple enjoys a new fleece of life with alpaca wool business
Herald Sun: 03/15/17

Industry centric body for US alpaca
Fiber2Fashion.com: 03/15/17

U.S. Alpaca industry teams up with U.S. Manufacturing
Home Textiles Today: 03/13/17

Hundreds of alpacas coming to Denver next weekend
True Viral News: 03/12/17

Award winning Alpaca farm in Colorado runs about 450 head
The Fence Post: 03/10/17

Woman started an alpaca and llama farm to help her deal with cancer diagnosis
lifedeathprizes.com: 03/10/117

National Alpaca Show brings adorable animals to Denver
Elbert County News: 03/07/17

Supreme Court overturns decision on alpacas
The Westerly Sun: 03/04/17

Local Alpaca Earns Coveted Spot in Swallows Day Parade
Dana Point Times: 03/03/17

February 2017

An alpaca is the winner in San Juan Capistrano's Kids Pet Parade
The Orange County Register: 02/27/17

What do you get if you cross an alpaca, a duck and a tractor?
Northern Star: 02/27/17

Central Victorian alpaca breeder chases lucrative stud male export market
ABC News: 02/24/17

Being adorable is an asset on the farm
Kitsap Daily News: 02/24/17

Alpaca your bag - minister off to Peru in charity trek
The Church of Scotland: 02/20/17

Innerleithen Alpacas become stars on new BBC TV show
Peeblesshire News: 0219/17

Alpaca farmers wait in limbo for news of home
Stuff.co.nz: 02/16/17

Castle Rock alpaca store sheds light on growing industry
Elbert County News: 02/14/17

Meat is al-packing a punch
Shepparton News: 02/14/17

Alpaca and llama killed by dogs in Setauket
TBR News Media: 02/13/17

Molt family raises alpacas for profit — and fun
Billings Gazette: 02/11/17

Alpaca lovers, get ready: The 2017 National Alpaca Show is coming to Denver
The Denver Channel: 02/10/17

Alpacas trump sheep in bid for Andean water security
Thomson Reuters Foundation News: 02/08/17

Alpacas trump sheep in bid for Andean water security
Daily Mail: 02/08/17

Westport Island Has Some New Residents
The Lincoln County News: 02/08/17

David Charters: Wool I never! Alpacas have arrived at the urban farm
Liverpool Echo: 02/07/17

Get a load of this: Alpaca poop like ‘black gold’
Fauquier Times: 02/07/17

‘Alpaca-king’ the classroom
Agrinews: 02/03/17

Defense Mechanisms Practiced by The Alpaca
Indilens: 02/01/17

January 2017

For the love of alpacas
My Central Jersey: 01/28/17

Hometown Farmer - Itzan Alpaca Ranch
KMEG: 1/25/17

For the love of alpacas
The Exponent Extra: 1/25/17

Daily Mail Online: 01/25/17

Unseasonable weather killing alpacas
Peru This Week: 01/16/17

Cold, floods kill 180,000 alpacas in Peru
The Weather Network: 01/13/17

’Snow problem to be out in the cold -- if you’re an alpaca
The Franklin News-Post: 01/13/17

Alpacas dressed for success at Farm Show
The Sentinel: 1/12/17

Why Kate Middleton's baby alpaca fur hat doesn't promote animal cruelty
NZ Herald News: 01/10/17

Alpacas take center stage Tuesday at Pennsylvania Farm Show
Lancaster Online: 1/10/17

Junior Biology Major Volunteering at Alpaca Ranch
College of Saint Elizabeth: 01/06/17

Alpaca dies following New Forest dog attack
103.9 Voice FM: 01/04/17

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Updated August 22, 2017

Aussie alpacas stuck in NZ after quarantine mix-up

Aussie alpacas stuck in NZ after quarantine mix-up

Australian alpacas bound for Europe stuck in New Zealand after quarantine mix-up

Australian alpacas bound for Europe stuck in New Zealand after quarantine mix-up

EFD 2017: Alpaca a story of fiber and friendship

EFD 2017: Alpaca a story of fiber and friendship

Legislators’ County Fair tour focused on 4-H program

Legislators’ County Fair tour focused on 4-H program