The Swiss National Alpaca Show in Uster, Canton Zurich A wonderful alpaca show with very warm and welcoming participants and exhibitors. I had a great time in Switzerland and I… read more
In 2018 I was invited to judge ten alpaca shows. Below you can find a small photo review from the last shows and events. British Columbia, Canada. AAB Show in… read more
Alpaca Shows in Winter/Spring 2017 I am looking forward to the alpaca show season 2017 which in Germany has already been opened by the Show Süd in Ilshofen. In Mid-March… read more
The annual regulars’ Stammtisch OST roundtable took place on the weekend of October 3, 2015. As in previous years, Romy and Fritz from Traumweide Alpacas organized the event. More than 80 interested… read more
My first official show in Germany – AA e.V. Show in Erfurt. On the weekend of September 5–6, the German Alpaca Association organized its yearly fleece show, followed by its annual… read more
Show judge training True to the motto “standstill is a step back”, an AOA judge training took place from June 12–14. This time we were fortunate to spend the training… read more
It was a great honor for me to judge the Buckeye Show in Ohio and the PAOBA Show in Pennsylvania in 2015. Both are famous for their high-quality alpacas and… read more
Many thanks to Alpaca Culture for the great article and the interview issued in the current edition. I was very pleased to see a nice photo (by Marcel Lameijer) covering… read more
A spectacular event week in Peru in Mid-November. After a 7-year hiatus the Alpaca Fiesta finally took place again in Arequipa, Peru. It was an alpaca show at its best,… read more
The Alpaka Tag in Bern was a great show – a small but very fine show, with a small amount of animals. And you can take that literally, as the… read more
The first fleece show of the new Alpaca & Friends association in Sweden was a great success. With over 50 fleeces, by European standards it was quite a big show. It… read more
Many thanks to Margiert Moed and all the helpers for a great show in the north of Holland. It was a great pleasure for me to judge this wonderful show!
Before the summer begins I can offer you May 3rd and 31st as seminar dates. Another seminar is scheduled for September 13th at the end of the summer. For more information,… read more
On the third weekend of March, 2014, The Nationals took place in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania (USA). It is currently the biggest alpaca show in the USA. With almost 1,000 alpacas in the… read more
The seminar on February 15th under the motto “from the show judge’s point of view” was a great success. A big thank you to all participants; I had lots of… read more
Many thanks to all participants of the workshop which took place at Abolengo de Alpaca last weekend. New seminar dates can be found online. Dates for Southern Germany and Switzerland are… read more
Many thanks to Meyla and Jared Johnston from Alpaca Culture for including me to the list of alpaca show judges. You can find me listed at alpacaculture.com.
Under the section “Alpaka Shows” you can find an overview of the shows which are planned for spring. Do you know about an alpaca event and want to announce it here? Please… read more
On Sunday, November 24th at 9:30 am, I will offer a seminar at Abolengo de Alpaca located in Münsterland, with the topics body structure and its meaning for the alpaca as… read more
AH Peruvian Julian could secure the title “Best of Show Fleece” on the weekend of November 9–10 at the Welt der Alpakas show that took place in the Schwabenhalle, Wertingen, Germany…. read more
The Rockton World’s Fair animal show, existing since 1852, invited me to judge the alpaca show onsite. With less than 100 alpacas, the show was rather a small but fine one… read more
During the weekend of October 5–6, I was invited to judge the AFLA Show in Lagesse en Champagne, France. I really enjoyed it. I got to know a lot of new… read more
This year, from September 20–24, the World Alpaca Conference took place in Hamilton, New Zealand. You can find out more about the conference and its participants in the upcoming AlpakaPost.
Janie Hicks from Coolaroo Alpacas and Peter Kennedy and Robert Gane from Canchones offered their kind hospitality for some days to Laura and I, showing us their impressive farms in Sydney and… read more