Membership Benefits of Alpaca Owners Association (AOA)

Membership in AOA offers you the opportunity for enrichment, engagement, and enjoyment!

Whether attending educational programs on fiber, showing your alpaca, learning about alpaca health and wellness, or simply engaging with other alpaca owners, an AOA membership offers opportunities for you.

Your Registry Membership will:

  • Unlock a library of educational resources
  • Allow you to register, transfer, and manage your herd online
  • Give you access to search the Pedigree, EPD, Show Winnings, and Member Databases

Upgrading to an Association Membership will allow you to:

  • Sell your alpaca on the national website
  • Advertise in the Alpaca Owners Guide
  • Access professional Public Relations for your business and events
  • Purchase leads and member eBlasts
  • Receive Alpacas Magazine
  • And so much more.

Read the complete list of membership benefits and then chose the level that best suits your needs. Contact the office with questions or if you are a new member and need help setting up your account.

Download the AOA Membership Information Packet (pdf)

Upgrade/Renew AOA Membership

AOA Membership OptionsAlpaca OwnerRegistry MemberAssociation Member
View and Manage Current Herd Onlinecheckcheckcheck
View Past Alpacas Online checkcheck
Register and Transfer Alpacas checkcheck
Participate in Expected Progeny Differences (EPD) Program checkcheck
Listed in Online Member Directory checkcheck
Access the Database (includes pedigrees, EPDs, members, show results) checkcheck
Access to Educational Tools and Resources 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
Eligible to Add a Marketing or Benefactor Package  check
Eligible to add a Fleece Show Membership 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