TXOLAN, we took a 1st Place and Color Champion with Amaretto, took a 2nd place with SHERLOCK. GWAS we had a respectable show. CROWN ROYAL took a 6th Place in Halter, COTTON CANDY, SHERLOCK AND ZACK ATTACK TOOK 2nd Place in Halter. SHERLOCK took a 1st Place and Color Champion in Walking Fleece with 30 [...]
Show awards are an acknowledgement and disposition of the representation of your ranch. It reflects your breeding program, your root breeding stock, and a comparison of your herds best to other ranches best animals for that breeding year. What needs to be understood by all alpaca breeding programs is that each year the seed stock [...]
Well my wife and I competed in a BBQ contest in Rio Rancho, NM on July 1st. It was a four category event, Chicken, pork ribs, pork, and brisket. We did well, Cheryl (my wife) helped on Saturday with prep of the turn-in boxes and also helping on presentation of the meats. we scored very [...]
Well it’s June. One of our guard dogs has been diagnosed with bone cancer. We had the leg taken off and he is recovering now. He is out and laying in the shade looking at the world go by. Soon he will start chemo. Otherwise its not bad at our place.
SNDRs Condor an 8.8 month old white male huacaya swept the competition for white males in Arizona. 43 white males competed in the class, 15 juveniles, 18 yearlings, and 10 two-year-old & older. The sires of the represented males were diversified and well known, for example, Poseidon, El Nino, Presidio, and Nautilius. In the end, [...]