Shearing herds of 15 animals or fewer:
Per animal fee includes teeth and nail trimming as needed and fiber collection (noodling blanket, separating neck and thirds)
$40 per alpaca
$45 per llama for full-body cut
$40 per llama for barrel cuts
$100 farm minimum
Travel fee- $25/ farm
Fiber Sorting using Certified Sorted Method:
$15.00/ fleece if noodled
$20.00/ fleece if bagged
After fleece is graded and sorted and thorough report is provided including processing options and recommendations for breeding considerations based on fleece charactieristics.
Fiber Grading and skirting for show fleeces:
Farm Sitting for local farms:
Farm Field Trips:
$8.00/ participant (not including chaperones). Field trips include going into pastures and feeding the alpacas, walking our llama or alpaca through an obstacle course and a fiber related project. We generally have chicks in the spring and mid-June.
Complimentary (We're always happy to talk alpacas and farming.)
We have experience with treating basic medical issues and will know when to call the vet, alpaca maintainence, rotational grazing, fiber quality and fiber processing.