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An in depth, easy to understand resource for anyone new to or thinking about keeping alpacas, written by experienced alpaca breeders. This 95 page E-Guide, packed full of information, will be downloadable upon purchase. For the full contents list, check out the 'E-Guide Contents' section below. 

Learn How To Look After Alpacas E-Guide

£45.00Price
  • E-Guide Contents

    CHAPTER ONE - Alpaca 101

    • Terminology
    • What Are Alpacas & How Many Should I Have?
    • Alpaca Breed Comparison
    • Alpaca Anatomy & Conformation
    • Are Males Or Females Right For You?
    • Diversification Potential In Alpacas
    • Cost Of Purchase
    • Cost Of Keeping Alpacas
    • Selecting & Purchasing Your Alpacas
    • An Intro To The British Alpaca Society
       

    CHAPTER TWO - Requirements

    • Basic requirements for keeping alpacas covering land, shelter, transportation, day to day care and social grouping 

     

    CHAPTER THREE  - Diet, Nutirtion & Pasture Management 

    • Diet & Nutrition 
    • Vitamin Supplementation 
    • Pasture Management 
       

    CHAPTER FOUR - Husbandry Tasks 

    • Herd Kit Contents 
    • Halters & Halter Training 
    • Nail Trimming 
    • Shearing 
    • Teeth 
    • Castration 
    • Body Scoring 
    • Summer Care
    • Record Keeping 

     

    CHAPTER FIVE - Disease & Parasites 

    • Biosecurity Measures 
    • Bovine Tuberculosis 
    • How to Administer Medications & Vaccines
    • How to Reduce Parasites 
    • Coccidiosis 
    • Worming 
    • Liver Fluke 
    • Clostridial Disease 
    • Mites 
       

    CHAPTER 6 - Breeding & Cria Care

    • Basic Breeding Principles & Cycle 
    • Style of Breeding Management 
    • Birthing Kit Contents
    • Signs of Birthing 
    • What to expect during and post birth 
    • Basic Cria Care 
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