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Date Location Event
  2014

July 19
2014

Two Rivers,
WI

Alternative Therapy Summer Workshop
Sponsor: LondonDairy Alpacas & Fiber Studio

Join us with Dr. Tim Holt on JULY 19th (8:30am-4pm) plus dinner, for an amazing alternate therapies workshop.

Dr. Holt will discuss the alternative therapies outside our standard veterinary practice available to treat alpacas. Break out sessions including acupuncture, manual therapy, massage, physical therapy and osteopathy and more will be demonstrated and then some practiced in break out sessions.

Contact 1: Wade or Kevin
Email: 
Website: www.LondonDairyAlpacas.com
Phone: 920-793-4165

July 19
2014

Two Rivers,
WI

Camilid Seminar on Alternative Therapies
Sponsor: LondonDairy Alpacas

Camilid breeders from around the Midwest will have an opportunity to attend a seminar and hands on clinic on alternative therapies at LondonDairy Alpacas on Saturday, July 19, 2014. The instructor for this event will be Dr. Tim Holt, DVM from the Veterinary School at Colorado State University.

Dr. Holt is a certified Manual Therapist. This title includes chiropractic, osteopathy, and massage techniques. He was also trained in Medical Acupuncture for Veterinarians.

$75/person $125/couple

Contact 1: Kevin Stoer or Wade Gease
Email: 
Website: www.LondonDairyAlpacas.com
Phone: 9207934165

August 8 - 9
2014

Norwich,
NY

STA Hummdinger Show
(AOA Certified Show: Click here for more information)

August 14 - 16
2014

Estes Park,
CO

Suri Symposium & Suri Fleece Show
Sponsor: The Suri Network

The Suri Network Summer Symposium is a 2 day educational event with the option of attending a third day of pre-conference workshops. The Suri Fleece show is still accepting fleeces. If you have an interest in Suri Alpacas, this is THE event to attend.
Go to our web site to register and find out more information about the Symposium topics and speakers. www.surinetwork.org
Join us, we look forward to seeing new and old friends,

Contact 1: Joyce White
Email: 
Website: www.surinetwork.org
Phone: 330-524-2077

Contact 2: The Suri Network
Email: 
Website: www.surinetwork.org
Phone: 970-586-9519

August 15 - 16
2014

Estes Park,
CO

Suri Network
(AOA Certified Show: Click here for more information)

August 22 - 24
2014

Gainesville,
VA

Breeders Edge Auction
Sponsor: Double "O" Good Alpacas

Escape your pond and surf on over to join us under the sea this August for America’s Best Invitational Alpaca Auction at the Breeder's Edge in Gainesville, Virginia, August 22nd - 24th.

Have a swimmingly good time with invaluable networking. Get back to your school with our up-to-date seminars. Most importantly, obtain a genetic pool to last a lifetime from our selection out of the best huacayas in the country chosen by special invitation!

Contact 1: Nancy Ogan
Email: 
Website: www.breedersedge.info
Phone: 9196244763

August 23
2014

Wilmington,
OH

Breeding for an End in Mind-Genetic Gain, Color, Product
Sponsor: Kim DeLaney

This seminar is ideal for alpaca breeders striving to advance their herd quality (fleece, color, and phenotype). You’ll learn about fleece characteristics and how those characteristics influence the end products such as yarn. We will discuss getting the colors you desire, will introduce a process to objectively evaluate animals and will conclude with a breeding selection exercise. Attendees will leave with an advanced understanding of how to breed for an end in mind- genetic advancement.

Contact 1: Kim DeLaney
Email: 
Website: www.kbalpacas.com
Phone: 513-236-8523

August 26 - 28
2014

Salem ,
OR

Alpacas at the Oregon State Fair
Sponsor: EasyGo Farm

3 days of alpacas at the Fair - demos, alpacas, yarn, and products for sale, SpinOff (deadline for entry is June 15). More information at www.alpacafarmsoregon.org and www.oregonstatefair.org

Contact 1: Linda Bolewicz
Email: 
Website: www.easygofarm.net
Phone: 503-628-2023

August 26 - 28
2014

Lebanon,
OR

Alpaca Association of Western Oregon at the Oregon State Fair
Sponsor: Leanne Nakashima

AAWO at the Oregon State Fair

August 26-28, 2014

The Alpaca Association of Western Oregon is gearing up for more fun again at the Oregon State Fair! Come see Alpacas, Education, Products and Spinoff Competition results from entries all over the USA! There will be 4H/Youth and Open Division Cash Awards for the Spinoff. Entries are welcome from all States and are due June 15. More info see 'AAWO Spinoff' at www.alpacafarmsoregon.org

Contact 1: Leanne Nakashima
Email: 
Phone: 541-258-5667

Contact 2: Linda Bolewicz
Email: 
Website: www.easygofarm.net
Phone: 503-628-2023

August 28 - 31
2014

Bend,
OR

Education with a Destination
Sponsor: Crescent Moon Ranch & Flying Dutchman Alpacas

The fourth annual EDUCATION WITH A DESTINATION just may be the most comprehensive 4-days of education you can find. The event takes place at three ranches near Bend, Oregon with experts in all aspects of llamas and alpacas. You will learn from Dr Rachel Oxley, DVM, Mike Safley, Dr Brett Kaysen, Scott and Debbie Miller, Cheryl Gehly, Amanda VandenBosch, & Spring Harvest Fiber Mill - Bob & Danise Cathel.

Contact 1: Rachel Leason
Email: 
Website: www.crescentmoonranch.com
Phone: 541-923-2285

October 4 - 5
2014

Lansing,
MI

Michigan International Alpaca Fest
(AOA Certification-PENDING: Click here for more information)

October 11 - 12
2014

Central Point,
OR

AlpacaMania
(AOA Certified Show: Click here for more information)

October 18 - 19
2014

Essex Junction,
VT

Green Mountain Alpaca Fall Spectacular
(AOA Certification-PENDING: Click here for more information)

October 18 - 19
2014

Grass Valley,
CA

Gold Country Gathering
(AOA Certification-PENDING: Click here for more information)

October 24 - 25
2014

Fletcher,
NC

Southeastern Animal Fiber Fair
(AOA Certified Show: Click here for more information)

October 25 - 26
2014

Syracuse,
NY

Empire Alpaca Extravaganza
(AOA Certification-PENDING: Click here for more information)

October 25 - 26
2014

Des Moines,
IA

American Alpaca Showcase
(AOA Certification-PENDING: Click here for more information)

October 25 - 26
2014

Pasco,
WA

Northwest Alpaca Showcase
(AOA Certified Show: Click here for more information)

November 1 - 2
2014

Tallmadge,
OH

OABA Alpacafest 2014
(AOA Certification-PENDING: Click here for more information)

November 1 - 2
2014

Conyers,
GA

Royal Alpaca Challenge
(AOA Certification-PENDING: Click here for more information)

November 1 - 2
2014

Logan Township,
NJ

New Jersey Alpaca Classic
(AOA Certification-PENDING: Click here for more information)

November 8 - 9
2014

Loveland,
CO

ABR Fall Fest
(AOA Certification-PENDING: Click here for more information)

November 8 - 9
2014

Westminster,
MD

MABA Alpaca Celebration
(AOA Certified Show: Click here for more information)

November 15 - 16
2014

Guthrie,
OK

A-OK Alpaca Blast Off
(AOA Certification-PENDING: Click here for more information)

December 6 - 7
2014

Doswell,
VA

VAOBA Alpaca Expo
(AOA Certification-PENDING: Click here for more information)

  2015

February 21 - 22
2015

Concord,
NC

Carolina Alpaca Celebration
(AOA Certification-PENDING: Click here for more information)

April 19 - 20
2015

Kansas City,
MO

The Futurity
(AOA Certification-PENDING: Click here for more information)

     
   
     
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