Wyoming 4-H and You!

Llamas and Alpacas

Llama and Alpaca

Llamas and alpacas can be a wonderful addition to a family farm and make great pets. The 4-H llama and alpaca project helps you find the kind of llama or alpaca that fits into your family’s lifestyle. It will enable you to be an excellent trainer and caretaker of your animal.

Here's What You Can Learn . . . .

  • Learn llama history
  • Learn the importance of keeping health records
  • Identify breed characteristics and external and internal parts
  • Learn how to care for a cria
  • Identify different types of fibers
  • Plan safe shelter and fencing for a llama
  • Learn about grooming and showing

Online Resources and Websites

Online Resources



Contact Us

Wyoming State 4-H Office

1000 E. University Ave. Dept. 3354

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307)766-5170

Fax: (307)766-3998

Email: 4h@uwyo.edu

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