Author: British Alpaca Society

BAS and Exports

The British Alpaca Society has been working to improve export opportunities with EU countries. This is in response to concerns that there is a decreasing availability of quality alpaca genetics being shared between the UK and Europe. The EU can no longer easily import alpacas from Australia, New Zealand and South America and stock from… Read more »

South East Alpaca Group

Hilary and Tony Monkcom have now taken over the running of the South East Alpaca group and would like to thank Vicki and Chris Agar for all they have done over the years. As we strive to get this group up and running again after a dormant period, If you would like to join or… Read more »

Shows information 2023/2024

Make a note in your diary!(New information in red)Breeders considering entering more than one fleece show may need the organisers of one show to forward the fleece(s) to the next show the fleeces are entered for.  Please could entries to multiple fleece shows advise the organisers of the plan to ensure they know those entries need to be despatched asap… Read more »

Paul Hetherington – 31 January 2023

Mud and pregnancy testing Cumbria has had more than average rainfall over the last month so, like many people, the ‘choke points’ where the alpacas come into their shelters were getting a bit muddy. After talking to a couple of friends who already use them we decided to invest in some mud control mats. Craig… Read more »