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New Alpacas in the Minivan!

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by SouthernCalBeachChick, Nov 5, 2011.

  1. SouthernCalBeachChick

    SouthernCalBeachChick Out Of The Brooder

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    I posted pictures of our two new alpaca boys the other day. Here are the girls. The Black girl is Tahiti & she's 5 months pregnant to a spectacular grey. The mahogany girl is Morocco & she was bred to a beautiful black male yesterday. 11.5 month wait for cria!

    In the minivan on the way home from the breeder:
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    Settling into the yard:
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    Last edited: Nov 5, 2011
  2. aubreynoramarie

    aubreynoramarie designated lawn flamingo

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    Ahhhh!!! So Cute!!!!!
     
  3. Chickerdoodle13

    Chickerdoodle13 The truth is out there...

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    Beautiful girls!
     
  4. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

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    WOW!!! They are beautiful. I'm so jealous.
     
  5. Godsgrl

    Godsgrl Ostrich wrangler

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    Beautiful Alpacas!! My sister took her animals to the fair in the back of her van. Not a mini-van, but a 15 passenger. I think they removed some of the seats. Anyway, I can't remember if they were sheep or goats, (probably sheep), but they won everything at the fair. [​IMG] Anyway, good luck, hope you get some beautiful crias.
     
  6. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    LOL! That reminds me of bringing Bert and Ernie home in the back of the Suburban. They hollered MOM MOM MOM MOM all the way home.
     
  7. arabianequine

    arabianequine Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They look really skinny the brown one more then the black one. How old are they?
     
  8. Rusty Hills Farm

    Rusty Hills Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    LOL reminds me of the day I brought home a 2-week-old Holstein heifer in the back of my Dodge van. Almost caused a wreck on the interstate from people gawking at her through the back and side windows. She didn't help matters by standing there staring out the back window at all the cars and mooing! Fun times.

    Hope you enjoy your Alpacas as much as I enjoyed my Moo!

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    Rusty
     
  9. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

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  10. WoodlandWoman

    WoodlandWoman Overrun With Chickens

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    How adorable! Look how nicely they road in back, too.

    You're all making me feel more normal. The breeder was so shocked when I wanted to bring a couple of sheep home in the minivan. They only lived a few miles down the road and we had a tarp for the inside. I don't know why people make such a big deal out of it. [​IMG]
     

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