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Top 3 Alpaca Grooming and Clipping Sets around $80

alpacaFor whatever reason you keep Alpacas, for their fleece, for breeding or just for you and your family you still will need to groom and shear them regularly. Having a well-assembled grooming and clipping set is one of those things you need to have in order to keep your Alpacas happy and healthy.

The following grooming and clipping sets have different features and different handling instructions. It is important for you to find out which one fits your and your Alpacas needs the best. Of course, all these grooming and clipping sets are perfect for sheep, goats, Llamas as well. Most of them though are not recommended to be used on thick-furred dogs or horses – even though one customer used his model for shearing the thick fur of his Irish Wolfhound.

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Top 2 Alpaca Halters around $20

alpacasEvery year at the first weekend of October the famous Wool Festival takes place in Taos, New Mexico.  A great event!  It attracts every year more and more exhibitors and visitors.  The great thing is that most often the weather is just perfect, autumnally colorful, sunny and warm – which, well, is unusual for Taos, being at an altitude of over 7,000 feet, around this time of the year.

One of the biggest attractions at the Wool Festival – and there are many, very many of them – are the Alpacas.  I love these animals.  They look cute, even when I know they are not really cuddly animals.  But their open expression of their curiosity toward everybody and everything is just phenomenal.

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