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Farm's Annual Open House Showcases Local Alpacas

The Dispatch - 18 Oct 2018
BERLIN — Ocean Breeze Alpacas will host an annual open house on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the farm at 10304 Caleb Road in Berlin. In the event of rain, the event will be held Sunday, Oct. 28. The farm will be open free to the ...

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Athens Messenger - 16 Oct 2018
Above: For some, it's hard to resist a sign that says: “Alpacas, Open House” with a bright yellow arrow pointing toward the farm. Lots of people followed these directions last weekend and found the Phoenix Hill Farm's alpaca ranch hidden away on Rock ...

College for Older Adults program tours Virginia alpaca farm

Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog) - 15 Oct 2018
MEADOWVIEW, Va. — Nearly 20 participants from the College for Older Adults program at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center were recently charmed by the gentle and affection animals at Dreamland Alpaca. The visitors got up close and ...

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Athens Messenger - 16 Oct 2018
Alpaca 2. Messenger photo by John Halley; 16 hrs ago; 0 · Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. Alpaca 2. Owner Marilyn Wentworth spent time in her booth surrounded by products made by alpaca fleece. The yarn was labeled with the names of the alpaca ...

Newborn alpaca steals the show at Alpacas of Montana open house

KBZK Bozeman News - 15 Oct 2018
BOZEMAN, Mont. – Alpacas of Montana hosted its 15th annual Open House over the weekend, with thousands of people from across the nation attending. Anyone who partook in the event was able to feed, pet and interact with all of the alpacas on the ...

College for Older Adults program tours alpaca farm

Southwest Virginia Today - 11 Oct 2018
MEADOWVIEW, Va. — Alpacas were a big hit last weekend in Meadowview. Nearly 20 participants from the College for Older Adults program at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center visited Dreamland Alpacas on Friday, charmed by the gentle and ...

WATCH: Alpaca mom rescues baby from cougar attack - 24 Sep 2018
A baby alpaca has been given the name "Lucky" after the 15-pound creature was attacked by a cougar in Washington before the mother alpaca chased off the big cat. Angela Rogers, who owns the Cedar Creek Alpaca Farm in Skamania County, said the ...

Families meet and greet fluffy friends at alpaca farm

WISN Milwaukee - 05 Oct 2018
Alpacas of the Heartland has been in operation for about 10 years, and allows children and families to visit and learn about alpacas. Kids learn about their fleece and their diet, and can feed and pet the alpacas. Sometimes, the alpacas will even give ...

Gruesome discovery of headless alpaca sparks mystery in Denmark

euronews - 17 Oct 2018
But police are at a loss as to why its head and hooves were chopped off and, to add to the mystery, no-one has reported an alpaca missing. “I have no idea why someone would do such a thing,” said Morten Stricker, the photographer who captured the ...

Sheldon couple run alpaca farm near Ashton - 06 Oct 2018
ASHTON—Terri (Lamfers) Meyer rolled the dice when she decided that she wanted to own and raise alpacas. That is why the alpaca farm the rural Sheldon woman and her husband, Gene, own about two miles south of Ashton is called Pair-A-Dice Ranch, ...

Bozeman's Alpacas Of Montana holding #NameTheBabyAlpaca contest

ABC FOX Montana News - 15 Oct 2018
BOZEMAN - Driving down Cottonwood Road in Bozeman, you might be surprised to spot a herd of alpacas grazing in the fields. It's a curious sight, and the owners of Alpacas of Montana know it. That's why they open their doors every year for a two-day ...

Alpaca your bags and head to the farm - 27 Sep 2018
Pauley Alpaca Company, located off Eastwood Road Southeast, is opening its doors once again this weekend. Co-owner Jen Pauley says the National Farm Days, a nationwide alpaca event, are a way to educate people about their fine, fibrous friends.

Runaway Alpaca Briefly Snarls Traffic in Brooklyn

NBC New York - 11 Oct 2018
Traffic in Brooklyn was briefly held up by an alpaca that escaped his handlers and strolled down the borough's streets. Video of the incident circulating on Twitter shows the alpaca crossing the street while an onlooker shouts "runaway llama!" The New ...

Shillcox Shamrock Alpaca Farms Holds Its 2018 Open House - 07 Oct 2018
DE PERE, Wis. (WFRV) - If you've ever wanted to meet an alpaca or see how their fleece gets made into products, this is an event you won't want to miss. The open house will be held on Sunday, October 14 from 9 am to 4 pm. A few furry friends stopped by ...

Rockbridge alpaca farm celebrates National Alpaca Farm Day

WDBJ7 - 26 Sep 2018
“We started with four animals initially, one which was pregnant," says Janis Conlon, anowner with her husband of Ridge Valley Alpacas. "And we now have 62 on our farm, I believe.” That would be alpacas. “I mean, I love it. I love them," she says. "They ...

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