There are alpacas of different sorts and qualities on the market. Huacaya or Suri, with or without genetic defaults, elite fleece or ‘sheep wool’. Beginners will often hear different stories, and will often be submerged in a sea of correct and incorrect information.
What do you have to look for when you are buying an alpaca?
Thijs Flahou supports starting breeders, and gives pre-purchase advise. Thanks to a very good knowledge of the alpaca breeding standards, advise can be given on phenotypic and genotypic level.