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Island Alpaca Company of Martha's Vineyard
Breeding for Excellence on Martha's Vineyard
Barbara Ronchetti
1 Head of the Pond Road
Martha's Vineyard
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568
Type:  Male Huacaya
Status:  Unproven

Birthdate:  6/16/2011
Heritage:   3/8 Chilean, 5/8 Peruvian

Registration: ARI Registered
ARI #:  32116786
Color:  Medium Brown

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Nova's Twilight   


Bay Black, 851112, 1/2 Chilean, 1/2 Peruvian


Twilight is a presence on the pasture, very big-boned, and statuesque.

Her lineage leaves little to be desired, Sired by Snowmass Nova and Shadz of Midnight.

She is a very young and attentive mother, a terrific milker, having given us beautiful and healthy crias without event. Most have been over 18 pounds at birth with very strong IgG levels.

Her maternal half-sister Snowmass Midnight's Gold had a cria that was the highest selling maiden female in the world, for its time in the last ten years.

Twilight has been bred to Magic's Talon, a light, silver grey, who has just begun his breeding career. Talon has substantial bone and excellent conformation. He is a proud, erect male with just beautiful lines to him. He's the picture perfect grey with a SPOT FREE blanket. His fiber is exhibiting high amplitude narrow crimp, very evenly distributed from topknot to legs, something every judge has commented on. He has rock solid grey genetics, a total of twelve gre

  Chase Tavern Estrada  
    Medium Fawn, 30522619, Full Peruvian  

NEWS FLASH: Our well decorated herdsire Estrada, won again, not only in his age group, of mature males, but took the big win in the entire color class of all ages, at the 2010 TxOLAN Alpaca Spectacular Spin-Off Competition! He was judged the best of fifteen other alpaca, even the youngest of animals! Up against some stiff competition! What an accomplishment! Bravo Estrada!

Estrada is a well-balanced male from 2 top parents. His Sire. With his 2010 shearing, Estrada had over 10 pounds of fleece, which is an incredible 6+% of his overall body weight! Alpaca judge, Wade Gease has said about Estrada, "He is the "complete package". Very nice fleece style and crimp formation throughout. He has kept his fineness/softness." Also, recently, Judge David Barboza has said about Estrada: "His architecture and density is incredible! Spot on!" And Alpaca Fleece Judge, Cheryl Gehly has written: "Wow! Fine with great character! Quite uniform for micron." "Beautiful Fleece: fine, bright, well org



Estrada's Eclipse of ISLANDALPACA

Listed at $2500 by Barbara Ronchetti of Vineyard Haven, MA

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Eclipse wins the blue at the National Champions' Alpaca Spin-Off Show in 2013!

Eclipse has very fine fleece that is uniform and nicely dense. A beautiful brown color! He's got a great conformation and a perfect bite. A great phenotype Eclipse has with a lovely top-knot.

Eclipse has a fantastic genetic line! His sire is CT Estrada who has won multiple champions and blues. His dam is Nova's Twilight and her sire is the well known Snowmass Nova. Eclipse has some great genetics!

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  Awards Received
2013 National Champions' Alpaca Spin-Off: First Place - Huacaya Brown.

Price: $2500 Snowmass Nova Grandson!




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This listing was last updated on 11/10/2018 [Report a Descrepancy on this listing]


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