A book about alpaca breeding, shows and processing the fibre. A good overview of all topics related to keeping these beautiful animals.
Acting as internationally experienced alpaca show judge, Robin Näsemann is presenting his in-depth expertise as well as his rich experience from farm life with their family-owned alpacas, backed up with current findings from international literature.
»Alpaca Passion« is a comprehensive reference book providing an all-round insight into the world of alpacas: the first part covers the alpaca as a breeding animal, with first-hand accounts of useful insider knowledge about the various ways of earnings and industries. The second part focuses on the quality characteristics of alpacas: the hands-on evaluation of alpacas at alpaca shows as well as at screenings and other assessments.
Whether you are an experienced alpaca breeder looking to deepen your knowledge or a newcomer with your own alpaca herd in mind, this practical handbook provides you with the most important information about the microcosm alpaca. The richly illustrated alpaca book not only brings valuable knowledge closer to all alpaca fans, but also the joy of living with alpacas.
224 pages in size DIN A4 (8.3 x 11.7 in) packed with everything worth knowing about keeping, breeding and shows of alpacas.