Our Mission...

Serve all Alpaca Owners Association members to facilitate their success within the alpaca industry.

Student Fashion...

Students from across North America compete in Alpaca Textile Design or Alpaca Fashion Design every year in the AOA Student Design Competition.

Alpacas Magazine...

AOAs award winning publication. Delivered to Association Members 4 times per year. Available digitally to all Registry & Association Members.

AOA Membership Benefits

Upgrade to a Paid Membership — Registry or Association

All AOA members can upgrade or renew their membership to a paid level from their member dashboard. Read below the many benefits of becoming an AOA paid member, choose the level of membership that best suits your needs, login, and then click "Upgrade/Renew" from your dashboard!

Download the AOA Membership Information Packet (pdf)

AOA Membership OptionsAlpaca OwnerRegistry MemberAssociation Member
View and Manage Current Herd Onlinecheckcheckcheck
View Past Alpacas Online checkcheck
Register and Transfer Alpacas checkcheck
Participate in EPD Program checkcheck
Listed in Online Member Directory checkcheck
Access the Database (includes pedigrees, EPDs, members, show results) checkcheck
Access to Online Education in Alpaca Academy checkcheck
Access to Current and Past Issues of Alpacas Magazine Online checkcheck
Voting Rights (see Bylaw 3.3 for information) checkcheck
Eligible to purchase Listing in Alpaca Owners Guide checkcheck
Eligible to purchase Advertising in Alpaca Owners Guide  check
Shown on Farm & Ranch Locator (farm name, phone, city, state)  check
Free Email Certificates with all New Registrations and Transfers  check
Eligible to add Events to Online Calendar  check
List Alpacas Online for Sale and Stud  check
Receive Print Subscription to Alpacas Magazine  check
Eligible for Bulk Transfer Discounts (contact office for details)  check
Access to Public Relations Assistance  check
Eligible to purchase Member eBlasts  $.07 per address/$50 minimum
Eligible to purchase Leads  $.35/lead
Eligible to Participate in Gift Membership Program  check
Benefits Marketplace — Enjoy discounts, rewards, and perks on thousands of brands  check
Eligible to Add a Marketing or Benefactor Package  check
Eligible to add a Show Membership  check
Optional Membership Add-onsAlpaca OwnerRegistry MemberAssociation Member
Listing in Alpaca Owners Guide (includes free printed copy) $100$75
Fleece Show Membership (Show Registration Fee waived for AOA Fleece, Cottage Fleece, and Spin-Off Shows) $60 
Show Membership (Show Registration Fee waived for all AOA Shows)  $60