Cambridge Camilla hogging the foot spa with EP Cambridge Lady Gaga looking peeved!
Spring brought with it field maintenance, more fencing and the building of additional field shelters. Hopefully this will be it for a while at Beck Brow, and we will have a year off from any more alterations in 2012...less expenditure and more income is the plan...and on that subject....
- Four first places (including The National Show in a class of 22)
- Res. Champion Junior Male Huacaya
- Champion Intermediate Huacaya
- Champion White Male Huacaya
- Champion White Huacaya
- Two Supreme Championships!!
2011 also brought our ideas for our Beck Brow Alpaca Shop closer to reality. It has taken some sweat (nearly tears but not quite...I save them for when watching TV) and a journey on a massive learning curve...but together with the help of some expert craftsmen, we have some beautiful throws and scarves...just the beginning of our range (I just wish fleece sorting was as exciting as the finished product!)
August Bank Holiday was the date for the sale of the prize winning Blueberry Alpaca herd from Cumbria. The auction was packed with breeders from all over the UK present...we again added to our core herd with three females... including the highest priced girl (Best of British Champion 2011 at Northumberland Show) and the third highest priced female (a black)