Madelyn

Madelyn, Fancy, Annie and W-72 are the farm’s Huacaya alpacas.

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Alpacas are in the camel family and bred for their fiber (and meat but we don’t think about that!).  The fiber from an alpaca is warmer than wool and softer than cashmere.  It makes a person really want to hug and smooch them.  Unfortunately alpacas aren’t much into being hugged and smooched.

What they look like depends on when you visit the farm.  This picture shows Madelyn after shearing and Maddox before!

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Fuzzy wuzzy wasn’t fuzzy wuzzy!
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2 thoughts on “Madelyn

    1. Thanks! Alpacas are amazing. I do wish they were a bit more into cuddling though. They are so soft and fluffy, I want to hug them all the time. Something mine find pretty annoying! 🙂

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