Member Exclusive Educational Videos

Are you passionate about nurturing healthy, thriving alpacas? Look no further, because Alpaca Owners Association, Inc. (AOA) is here to empower you on your alpaca journey!

Our vision at AOA is to foster a vibrant and sustainable North American alpaca industry, benefiting not only alpaca owners and breeders but also those involved in crafting and marketing alpaca-related products and services. We strive to cultivate a community where every alpaca owner and enthusiast thrives.

We understand that not every alpaca owner is currently part of the AOA family, but we believe that access to crucial information shouldn't be limited by affiliation. That's why we're thrilled to extend a special opportunity to you today.

By simply entering your information, you'll gain exclusive access to THREE member-only educational videos packed with invaluable information. These videos cover essential topics such as parasite prevention techniques to safeguard your alpacas' health, the fundamental principles of processing alpaca fiber, and the art of effective marketing through social media and community engagement.

Don't let this opportunity slip away! Enter your information now to receive access to these educational webinars.

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Alpaca Academy

Alpaca Academy

Education for the
entire alpaca community.

Camelid Distance Education Program

Camelid Distance
Education Program

Educational videos
for camelid owners.

International Camelid Institute

International Camelid
Institute (ICI)

More education for
alpaca and llama owners.

Alpaca Affiliates

Alpaca Affiliates

Search for regional and
local alpaca affiliates.

Special Events 

March 15–17, 2024

Mazuri AOA National Alpaca Show

presented by Heritage Farm Alpacas & Events and RayNay Alpaca Farm

Join us in Fort Wayne, Indiana, as hundreds of alpacas compete in the show ring! Learn about alpacas, shop at one of the many vendors selling alpaca products, or grab an alpaca selfie!

Friday–Saturday 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday 8:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
July 12–14, 2024

AOA National Education and Fiber Conference

Alpaca owners and fiber enthusiasts will meet in Burlington, Kentucky, to learn about alpaca health, breeding, fiber, and business through hands-on workshops and seminars.

In addition to all the education at this event social opportunities abound with a Meet and Greet on Thursday night and the National Year-End High Point Awards Ceremony on Friday.

Held in conjunction with the AOA National Fleece Show.

National Alpaca Farm Days
September 28–29, 2024

National Alpaca Farm Days

Experience alpacas up-close the last weekend in September during the 18th Annual National Alpaca Farm Days!

Search our map for a participating farm and enjoy a fun-filled day for the entire family!

photo courtesy of Magnolia Blossom Ranch LLC

September 28–29, 2024, times vary per farm