Making Alpacas Your Business

Making Alpacas Your Business

Presenter: Kate Brookes Mullacott Alpacas This webinar is aimed at those who would like to develop a business involving their alpacas, or at the very least get their alpacas to self fund. Kate will help you to explore the journey...

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Introducing alpacas to children – we had fun making this video in lockdown!

Thank you to MayWe Productions and to the Burnavon Theatre for this commission to intorduce alpacas to children. Our fun piece, Mourne Alpacas Haircuts in Lockdown has enjoyed an incredible reception and a great response - thanks everyone!...

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“Alpaca Research Foundation – (ARF) At Work.”

“Alpaca Research Foundation – (ARF) At Work.”

WEDNESDAY  22nd JULY- WEBINAR WEEK 12 - Presenter: The team of the ARF Proceeds to be donated by Mourne Alpacas to the ARF An insight into this not for profit foundation that funds and engages with professional research into alpaca health, husbandry,...

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“Itchy Alpacas – the owners nightmare! An examination of alpaca skin conditions”

“Itchy Alpacas – the owners nightmare! An examination of alpaca skin conditions”

WEDNESDAY  15th JULY- WEBINAR WEEK 11 (Series 2) - Presenter: Dr. Claire Whitehead, Camelid Veterinary Services, UK. This webinar follows on from our presentation on internal parasites. In this webinar, Claire Whitehead will present on the external skin conditions and skin...

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“In Therapy – Working With Alpacas And Llamas In Animal Assisted Interventions.”

“In Therapy – Working With Alpacas And Llamas In Animal Assisted Interventions.”

WEDNESDAY  8th JULY- WEBINAR WEEK 10 – Presenter: Victoria Barrett ~ Camelid Dynamics UK Victoria has been keeping alpacas for over 10 years and was fortunate to find the Camelidynamics approach very early on. She has worked extensively with Camelidynamics founder...

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“Call The Vet – 5 Common Alpaca Callouts And How To Handle Them.”

“Call The Vet – 5 Common Alpaca Callouts And How To Handle Them.”

In our webinar for week 9, Dr Ami Sawran of Westpoint Farm Vets will discuss five common scenarios that usually lead to veterinary intervention. This presentation will emphasise when veterinary advice should be sought, and how best to prepare for...

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“What drives improvement? Looking at different methods for achieving and measuring herd improvement ”

“What drives improvement? Looking at different methods for achieving and measuring herd improvement ”

WEDNESDAY  24th JUNE- WEBINAR WEEK 8 - Presenter: Nick Harrington-Smith Every individual has a different idea as to what constitutes herd improvement and how quickly they seek to achieve that improvement. Firstly though we need to understand what the objective is and...

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Parasites – the No. 1 Alpaca Killer

Parasites – the No. 1 Alpaca Killer

Having studied and explored birthing, cria care, weaning considerations and also breeding processes, we turn our vet’s attention to wider welfare of the alpaca herd. This webinar will discuss the main groups of internal parasites that are a concern in alpacas...

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“Alpaca Fibre – The View From The Mill.”

“Alpaca Fibre – The View From The Mill.”

Presenter Phil Allen ~ Two Rivers Mill, UK Phil Allen comes from an engineering background and is now Director of Two Rivers Mill which started operating about 6 years ago making worsted yarns from alpaca fibre. He runs it with his wife...

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Mating and Fertility – Considerations, Concerns and Practicalities.

Mating and Fertility – Considerations, Concerns and Practicalities.

Veterinarian Peter Aitken joins us from New Zealand for this presentation, which he has subtitled "Alpaca Sex - the hands-on approach!". This session will explore all of the facets of the breeding process, when we all aim for a...

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