Llamas and Alpacas

Pennsylvania State University.  Extension.

A collection of articles about llamas covering Production and Management, Nutrition and Feeding, Health and Care, Manure and Nutrient Management, Facilities and Technology, Personal Safety, and Business Management.

ATTRA. National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service.

"Llamas or alpacas can be a good addition to a farm or ranch—an alternative livestock enterprise on marginal pastureland that fits well into a diversified farming operation. This publication discusses considerations for raising llamas and alpacas, including regulations, marketing, nutrition, care, reproduction, and handling."

Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association.

Information for the commercial and home rancher of alpacas covering economics, marketing, husbandry, history of alpacas, list of farms and ranches, breeding and more.

Alpaca Owners Association, Inc.

Registry of alpaca (Lama pacos) breeds. Database houses the genealogy, blood typing/DNA and ownership records of alpacas primarily located in North America.

Canadian Llama and Alpaca Association.

Identifies and registers llamas, alpacas, guanacos and vicunas in Canada. Site includes links to information and organizations in Canada and the United States.

International Lama Registry.

Membership organization provides genealogical registry system, reports and research services for owners of subspecies of the Lama, including llama (Lama glama), guanaco (Lama guanicoe), vicuna (Lama vicugna) and crossbreeds.