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At The Alpaca Place, we use the power of pedigree to unleash the genetic potential in our alpacas – with outstanding results. We carefully research alpaca pedigrees to ensure alpacas of distinction are included in the bloodlines of our alpacas to provide a powerful genetic heritage. Supported by DNA Parent Verification, you can be confident the genetics you are investing in are genuine and accurate, enabling you to take your breeding programme to a higher level, whether you are just starting out,  or wishing to improve your existing herd.

We are worth travelling for! Females available from $1500 – we encourage farm visits to help you decide which alpaca is best for you. Our pet males come to you halter-trained and already wethered (castrated), saving you time and money. Interest-free finance is available through our Extended Payment Option (NZ buyers only)

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Females under $2000

Impulse **Sold**

Pregnant female, Sire verified by DNA **SOLD**


IAR: 1003066
Colour: Dark Brown, with white highlights
DOB: 18 March 2009
Cria Due: March 2018

Impulse is a very attractive dark brown with contrasting white markings.  Her beautiful soft fleece is just ideal for you to make up into yarn for the warmest, most sensuously soft garment you have ever owned! Fleece stats: Her 2nd fleece (November 2010) stats were 19.3µ, cv 24.4, sd 4.7,cf 97%. 1st fleece in December 2009 produced 2.53kgs, 20.19micron, cv 25%, sd 5.23, sf 20.56, cf 96%. Through her sire, Pejo Rebel, Impulse includes some well respected black genetics. Impulse has had her sire verified by DNA testing.  Click here to view Impulses pedigree.

Impulse has been mated to Huari Geronimo, a solid medium fawn, who includes a wealth of quality genetics in his pedigree. Cria is due mid-March 2018

Price: SOLD


Tiffany **Sold**

DNA Parent Verified


IAR: 1017646
Colour: Dark Fawn
DOB: 2 December 2015

Tiffany is a young, dark fawn, female who is an excellent breeding prospect. She has some solid genetics included in her pedigree, and is 2nd generation parent verified, with ancestry that includes Purrumbete Inti, Cedar House Woolmaker II and ILR Alpine Fibres Brutus. This genetic package will prove itself in the future as Tiffany reaches breeding age.

As well as being attractively coloured, Tiffany is showing some excellent fleece characteristics – her first shear statistics are micron: 19.3µ, SD:3.8, comfort factor: 99.2%. Tiffany has the potential to breed quality cria!

Price: SOLD


Black Magic ***Sold***

**SOLD**


IAR: 1008599
Colour: Black
DOB: 20 Feb 2011

Magic is a smaller statured black female with a stunningly soft handle to her fleece. Sired by our multiple-prizewinning stud, Huari Lincoln, (proven by DNA testing),she has great potential as a future breeding female, particularly if you are interested in starting out with blacks or greys. Magic is very friendly, and easy to handle. 

First shearing on 19-Nov-2011 produced 1.82 kgs (1st fleece). Sample statistics: Mean=20.70, CV=21.2%, SD=4.40, SF=20.18, CF=95.0%. Soft and crimpy. These are great statistics for a black, so if you want to develop quality black or grey fleece, Magic is a great way to start. Magic is available with a free mating to one of our quality studs.

Price: SOLD


Janice

DNA Sired verified


IAR: 114103
Colour: White
DOB: 21 November 2006

A large-framed, gentle, halter-trained female, Janice is sired by  Forestglen Lion Heart. Janice is an outstanding start to your new alpaca herd, or to upgrade an existing herd – she has an excellent pedigree which includes the iconic alpaca Purrumbete Inti on both sides of her pedigree. A rare opportunity to obtain a female with this breeding – don’t delay, she won’t be available for long!

Last shearing on 19-Nov-2011 produced 2.89 kgs Sample statistics: Mean=29.00, CV=16.5%, SD=4.80, SF=27.23. Shearing on 17-Nov-2010 produced 3.52 kgs . Janice has a lustrous, crimpy fleece inherited as you would expect from a female with her background.

Janice has been mated to Highway Star Gold Flash, our light fawn male, however, this pregnancy is still to be confirmed. Janice has proven herself to be a super-mum, she “adopted” a cria who wasn’t getting enough milk fowm her mother this year. Not only is it most unusual for an alpaca to feed a cria not her own, she came into milk even though she had not had a cria for several years. Her mothering skills are outstanding!

 

Price: $1800+gst (NZD) + GST


Females $2000-$5000

Savannah

DNA Parent Verified, Pregnant female


IAR: 1014398
Colour: Solid White
Cria Due: Autumn 2018

Savannah is a young white female in the early stages of pregnancy (due March 2018). She is a lovely quiet alpaca with a small frame and with some impressive alpacas in her pedigree: Alpine Fiber’s Brutus (imported from USA and now an old boy but once regarded as one of New Zealand’s top stud males), Silverstream Faberge (a former NZ National champion who has been exported to Belgium), and Coricancha Brujo (a son of renowned Australian sire Purrumbete Highlander) and formerly the flagship of the Alpaca Association NZ as an ideal alpaca.

Last shearing on 14-Nov-2016 produced 1.19 kgs (2nd fleece).
Sample statistics: Mean=20.90, CV=22.9%, SD=4.80, SF=20.69, CF=96.1%.
Savannah’s second shear shows she is holding her fineness with a micron of 20.90 and a comfort factor of 96%

Savannah has been mated to our young Australian black boy (BJ) so could produce either a white or a coloured cria. Black Jack’s potential is underscored by having a peek at the alpacas in his pedigree: his sire Bonnie Park Black Thunder is descended from NWA Ltd Ruffo, a well known Peruvian-bred, US stud imported into Australia some years ago. Other alpacas of note in his pedigree include Coonawarra Julius, a black male who needs no introduction to serious breeders of black alpacas and Alpaca Specialist Lady Sambucca ET

Black Jack is sired by Bonnie Park Black Thunder, an impressive blue-black male with an equally impressive Australian Show record, including consecutive placings in the 2004 and 2005 AAA National Shows.

 

Price: $2000.00 (NZD) + GST


Zoe

DNA Parent Verified


IAR: 1003067
Colour: Solid White
DOB: 21 March 2009

Zoe is a white breeding female in the prime of life. Sired by Sierra Vista Extreme, her dam is Australian import Shannelle Alice, her pedigree includes iconic sires Purrumbete Highlander and Purrumbete Inti, and other well known sires, Coricancha Brujo, and Somerset Peruvian Sensation. With excellent conformation and her parentage verified by DNA, her pedigree stands her in good stead and when mated to a superior male she will produce the goods! She has already produced show quality, ribbon-winning offspring.

While Zoe’s fleece is no longer has the fineness of youth, it is far from being coarse and still has good commercial value. Zoe does have very good fleece density and passes this characteristic on to her offspring. She is a great starter alpaca for someone wanting to breed up to show quality alpacas.

Last shearing on 26-Nov-2015 produced 2.84 kgs (7th fleece).
Sample statistics: Mean=33.90, CV=17.7%, SD=6.00, SF=32.12, CF=29.5%.


Lyric



IAR: 1003069
Colour: White
DOB: 17 Feb 2009


Lyric is a friendly, halter trained alpaca, with some impressive ancestry to fall back on – her pedigree includes such notable alpacas as Coricancha Brujo, Purrumbete Highlander, and Benleigh Moon Shine (sired by Purrumbete Inti). Lyric has been DNA Parent Verified, so you can have confidence in her breeding. Only lightly bred in the past, we are very impressed with her cria who display the genetic advantages of using the power of pedigree.

 


Packages

NZ Eikon Anni & Rihanna **SOLD**

Includes female cria at foot


IAR: 126438
Colour: White
DOB: Dec 2007

Anni is a quality white breeding female looking for a new home.   Sired by Sierra Vista Extreme, Anni is a great alpaca to start breeding a quality herd for yourself.  Very gentle natured,  Anni simply fits in to the herd where she is placed and quickly becomes a member of it.  Her sweet nature and comfort zone when it comes to being handled makes her an ideal pet as well.  Being well halter trained, Anni can be led from paddock to paddock, or to the shearing table, with minimal fuss.    

Anni is in the prime of her breeding life, and currently has a very pretty light fawn female cria at foot. Named Rihanna, the cria is sired by Huari Geronimo, thus including well respected genetics in her pedigree from both sire and dam.

Anni has had her DNA recorded with AANZ, so all future cria including Rihanna can be DNA Parentage Verified. Check out her pedigree here.

Price: SOLD


Studs

Geronimo – certified stud

Price Range $2000-$5000


IAR: 1011288
Colour: Medium Fawn
DOB: 1 March 2012

Sired by Australian Import, Forestglen Lion Heart,  Geronimo  has an attractive, naturally upright carriage with a soft handling crimpy fleece. His sire brings the iconic Purrumbete Inti and Purrumbete El Dorado into his pedigree which features other well known studs such as Cedar House Brave Heart and Somerset Peruvian Challenge. His dam, Sumerset Peruvian Angel (also imported from Australia), had a 25 micron fleece at 12 years old, and it still feels great. With heritage like this, Geronimo has potential plus! Take a look at his pedigree – click here

Fleece Stats: First shearing on 10-Nov-2012 produced 1.73 kgs (1st fleece- 8 months growth).Sample statistics: FD=18.36, CV=20.6%, SD=378.00, SF=17.81, CF=99.6%. Last Shearing (3rd fleece) on 13 Nov 2014 produced 4.5kg fibre, FD= 25.82, CV= 15.3%, SD=3.8, SF=23.11, comfort factor 94%

Geronimo’s first cria have now hit the ground, and we are impressed with their quality, showing significant improvement on their dams. If you are looking for a first stud, Geronimo is a great choice to add both frame and fibre to your herd.

              

 Show Results:
  Show Date   Show_Name   Class_Name   Place_Name

16-Feb-2013

2013 Masterton A&P Show Junior Male – 6-12 months Medium/Dark Fawn

1st

16-Feb-2013

2013 Masterton A&P Show Champion Mid/Dark Fawn

Res.Champion

19-Jan-2013

2013 Horowhenua AP&I Show Junior Male 6-12 months Medium/Dark Fawn

1st

19-Oct-2012

2012 Hawkes Bay Show Junior Male – 6-9 months Medium/Dark Fawn

2nd


Wethers

Pets available



We have young male alpacas available as pets, many with quality fleeces, in a variety of beautiful colours, from wonderful whites, fantastic fawns, beautiful browns, and occasionally blissful blacks. All are halter-trained, and easy to handle, and all come complete with our total customer commitment. We wether our pet males before delivery, and this is included in your purchase price – you don’t get any nasty surprises! If you don’t see the “alpaca to die for” listed on our for sale page, please contact us, the alpaca you’ve been waiting for may be waiting for you!