|Posted by Northern Mystery Alpacas on June 12, 2014 at 2:35 PM||comments (0)|
Shearing this year is finally wrapped up, after a weeks worth of animals. We sheared our own animals for the first time ever, with Tom operating the shears and the rest of us working the animals and fibre. He did a pretty snazzy job, if we do say so ourselves, and all the animals are not only looking nice, but feeling nice now that their winter coats are long gone and they can soak up the heat! He even did up a show fleece so that we could run it in the Olds Fibre Week fleece show, and it ski...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Northern Mystery Alpacas on November 13, 2013 at 2:05 AM||comments (0)|
Well, Cria season is officially over and the girls are back hme to settle in for the upcoming winter, with babies at side.
Despite the dog attacks last fall, we only had two reabsorptions, resulting in seven babies in total on the ground. Athena was the first to drop, giving us a fantastic little fawn male out of our newest herdisre Nero-- and man, is Apollo a stunning little guy! He is an absolute doll to work with, with a fantastic personality and fibre to match-- he is go...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Northern Mystery Alpacas on December 11, 2012 at 5:35 PM||comments (0)|
First off, we would like to welcome Roxcene, Sahara and Samantha as well as their cria to our farm. They are all wonderful females, and we look forward to giving them a wonderful home. We would also like to welcome Baxter and Asher, both of which are males who we are quite happy to be adding to our breeding program! Thank you very much Bill and Jessie Chernoff!
Our fall show season is finished, with a few ribbons to the tally. First was the Olds Fleece show-- for this ...Read Full Post »