WHAT ARE ALPACAS
Alpacas belong to the camelid family. They originate on the high grounds of Peru, Chili & Bolivia but are now kept all around the world.
There are two types – Huacaya have fine dense fleece and Suri’s fleece hangs in long ringlets.
Adults weigh 60-80kg and come in 22 colours.
Alpacas live for 15-25 years.