Bozedown Alpacas
The Premier UK Alpaca Breeder, Breeding Champions Since 1989

June Newsletter

Our birthing season is in full swing. Crias are weighed as soon as possible after birth. Any cria with a birth weight below seven kilos may be given an IgG blood test to check for possible failure of passive transfer (FPT). We find that a low birth weight compromises them in some way and a high proportion are FPT even when suckling well. (….)