Morena is an import and as our first purchase, was our first love! She was imported in 1998 and was an adult at that time when we purchased her from Fenwick Manor Farm. Her DOB is estimated to be in 1995.
She is large, robust with loft, crimp & density, a good looking alpaca!
Micron of 28.3 May 2005 and 29.8 May 2011 at over 15 years old.
Morena's recent cria is a Black Female, "Windy's Katie," sired by our Herdsire, Picchu's Merlin, DOB 11/16/2007.
Morena has retired from breeding due to age & health complications.
Cria History: Windy's Katie DOB 11/16/2007 (Foundation Female) True Black, sired by Picchu's Merlin.
Windy's Dmitri DOB 10/2005 (SOLD) Light Brown Vicuna, sired by Jaxon's Armani.
Windy's Malvina DOB 6/2004 (Foundation Female) Dark Fawn Vicuna, sired by Jaxons' Armani.
Estella DOB 1/2000 (SOLD) Dark Fawn Vicuna, sired by Bueno del Sol.
Aysen's Arana DOB
True Black, 849650, 1/4 Chilean, 3/4 Peruvian
Merlin has Silky Fine Black Fleece! Sired by a Stachowsky imported Peruvian fawn male, "5Peruvian Prestige Picchu 9065." Merlin's 6 year old fleece placed 1st of 4 in the Jubilee spinoff 2010 with a score of 75!
Fiber Stats: May 2011 Mic 24.3 at 8 yrs old. May 2010 Mic 26.6 at 7 yrs old. May 2009 Mic 26.5 at 6 yrs old. May 2008 Mic 25.4 at 5 yrs old. Apr 2007 Mic 26.5 at 4 yrs old. May 2006 Mic 23.8 at 3 yrs old. May 2005 Mic 21.6 at 2 yrs old.
Offering Peruvian genetics with a sought after Fine Black Fleece, finely crimped with a soft and silky handle, as well as a dense and fine topknot. Merlin's topknot and upper neck are turning dark silver gray as he ages, which adds to his beauty and breeding posibilities.
Merlin has a Handsome Face, Wonderful Head, Desirable Topknot, Nice Conformation and Good Leg Bone with full fiber coverage.
And, to top it off, Merlin offers calmness, as he is well mannered with an easygoing temperament.
Windy's Katie, started out as a black alpaca and by 4 years of age, became a dark silver gray.
Definitely an alpaca with personality.
Katie delivered her first cria October 2010, "Windy's Martha," a fine fleeced white female (Sold).
Placed 2nd in juvenile full fleece Black Halter class at SAFONA 2008. Placed 4th in Juvenile full fleece Black Halter class at SEPA 2008.
Contributed by her dam and sire, Katie has a lovely head & topknot! She has a Dark Silver Gray fleece with luster and fineness from her sire, combined with crimp and loft from her dam.
Katie is the first offspring sired by our Picchu's Merlin, with a fine black fleece, who's sire, 5Peruvian Prestige Picchu 9065, fawn, was imported by Stachowski Alpacas. Katie's dam was our beautiful imported brown female, Aysen's Morena IMPQ98.
Awards Received 2nd - Full Fleece Halter - SAFONA 2008. 3rd - Spin-Off Mapaca Jubilee 2009, juvi fleece. 4th - large Juvenile class Full Fleece halter, SEPA 2008. 6th of 7 - AFCNA Fleece 2009,"Reasonable Fineness & Handle," 6th - Yearling Full Fleece halter, Northeast Expo 2009.