HUSBANDRY COURSE  -

Are you interested in owning your own alpacas?

Do you want to learn more about the care of these lovely creatures?

Our Alpaca Husbandry Course is perfectly designed to give you the fundamentals required to own and care for your own alpacas.

We are planning to run our next course in the spring of 2021 (Covid restrictions allowing). In the meantime we can offer private 

husbandry courses on days that we are running our herd health checks, this will allow you to prepare for your own herd and have personalised training for your own interests and situation.

Get in contact for available dates.

Our introduction to husbandry course teaches you the basics of alpaca husbandry including:

  • Herding 

  • Handling

  • Herd Health

  • Food and nutrition

  • Body-scoring

  • Checking eyelid pallor

  • Pasture Management

  • Mating

  • Birthing Kits

  • Foot Care

  • Injections

  • Worming

  • Training

  • Shearing

  • Teeth Trimming

  • Fleece Skirting

  • Transporting Alpacas

  • Choosing the alpacas that are right for you

  • Take Home Information Sheets

  • Aftercare and Advice.

Contact for details

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