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A Yellow Cria?

Posted by Stephen Mulholland May 19, 2013 0 Comment 2627 views

Click here to read this PDF article by Stephen Mulholland Ph.D.; A yellow cria An extract of this article is below, click on the link above for a pdf of the entire article. As anyone who has tried breeding camelids knows, the colour genetics of these lovely animals can be rather complex. When birth time […]

Dealing with a Dummy

Posted by Stephen Mulholland May 6, 2013 0 Comment 4270 views

Click here to read this PDF article by Stephen Mulholland Ph.D.; Dealing with a Dummy An extract of this article is below, click on the link above for a pdf of the entire article. In December 2011 we had a cria that got very sick. We were lucky that our veterinarian recognized what we were […]

Code of Welfare, Llamas and Alpacas

Posted by Stephen Mulholland April 26, 2013 0 Comment 3815 views

The Code of Welfare for llamas and alpacas has just been published (April 26, 2013). This code covers both the minimum standards (which are legally enforceable) and recommended best practices, as well as giving general advice and information about camelids. Codes of Welfare are a part of the Animal Welfare Act (1999) that provide species-specific […]

After the Drought

Posted by Stephen Mulholland April 22, 2013 1 Comment 2701 views

Click here to read this PDF article by Stephen Mulholland Ph.D.; After the Drought The entire article is below the cut.