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.

Due to COVID-19 we had to cancel our Husbandry Course that was scheduled for the 31st May this year. If appropriate we are hoping to run a course in the autumn. Please send us an email if you would like to be added to our waiting list. We are also able to offer private courses on request.

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.

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