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Welcome to The Rocky Mountain Llama and Alpaca Association Library

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  ARTICLES  
 

(* = New Items)

ARTICLES:
Articles by Jane Wheeler
     “Llamas & Alpacas of So. America”
     “Intro to Llamas & Alpacas”
     “Origin & Evolution of the So. American Camelidae”
     “Aging Llamas & Alpacas by Their Teeth”
Articles by La Rue Johnson, DVM
     “Llama Nutrition in Health & Disease”
     “Understanding Infertility in Llamas”
     “Llama Dermatology and Fiber Health”
“Alpaca Selection” - Don Julio Barreda, 1994
“Antigua - The Rescue Operation” - Ellen Nodina, 1993
“Archaeology Makes Edible Impact”-  James Painter, 1991
“Aspects of Obstetrics of the Alpaca”-  Julio Sumar, DVM, 1989
“Aymara” (Sacred Weavings) - John Anner, 1994
“Bolivian Highland Weaving” - Marjorie Cason & Adele Cahlander, 1992
“Bottle Baby Behavior” - Karen Baum, DVM, 1993
“Camels of the Clouds” - W.H. Hodge 1946
“Caring for Newborn Llamas” - Sheron Herriges-Smith
“Chile - Republic on a Shoestring” - Gordon Young & George Mobley 1973
“A Closer Look at Alpacas” - Elayne Zorn & Juan Cutipa Colque 1985
“Alpaca in the Raw” - Ann Asman
“Copper-Alloy Metallurgy in Ancient Peru” - Izumi Shimada & John Merkel 1991
“Colorado Noxious Weeds: Implications to Livestock” - A.P. Knight 1998
“The Classification and Naming of So. American Camelids” - Jorge Flores 1989
“Death of a Friend - Grief, Choices & Decisions” - Susan Frye 1989
“Dystocia” - Kay Patterson 1982
“English References on Llama Medicine” - Murray Fowler, DVM
“The Evolution of the Willamette Valley Llama Wool Co-op” - Linda McNamara
“An Exotic Creature Makes a Useful Change in Careers” - Barbara Holland 1994
“Exotic Lands - Precious Fibers” - Michele Wipplinger 1987
“Furry, Sure-footed Friends - Llamas” - Chris Switzer 1981
“Gathering the Golden Fleece”-  Peggy Ellen Rogers 1987
“Guard Llamas” - ISU Extension Office 1993
“Guard Llamas” (Thesis) Kelly Johnson Powell 1993
“Guard Llamas for Sheep & Goats” - ILA brochure text
“Hand Shearing for the Alpaca” - Ted Chepolis 1993
“Hand Shears: Setting & Sharpening” - Alan Jones
“High, Wild World of the Vicuna” - William Franklin 1973
“Hungry Crias” - Randy Webster, DVM 1991
“Inca Stone Masonry” - Jean Pierre-Protzen 1989
“The Land at the End of the Earth” - Brian Pinkerton 1993
“Living With Guanacos”- William Franklin1990
“Llamas & Yaks” - Ralph Whitlock 1988
“Llama Fleece Processing Tips” - Nan Blake
“Llama Herd Health in West Central Idaho” - Cutler & Nancy Umbach 1989
     “Sources of Information”
     “Tips for New Llama Buyers”
“Llamaghini” - CSU Summit Magazine 1990
“Llama Trek” - Stuart Rosenburg 1994
“Llama Wool” - Jamie Boswell-Sharp
“Long Before the Inca” - Richard Burger 1989
“Medicine & Surgery” - Murray Fowler, DVM 1988
“Lost Empire of the Incas” - Loren McIntyre 1973
“A Measure of Loss: PreHispanic Llama & Alpaca Breeds” Jane Wheeler, Angus Russel & Helen Stanley 1993
“The Moche of Ancient Peru” (3 articles) Nat’l Geographic 1990
"Morris Animal Foundation Report" - "Suspected Retroviral Infection as a Cause of Immunodeficiency in Juvenile Llamas” - Franklin Garry DVM et al 1993
“On the Trail to Machu Picchu” - Charles Barnard 1989
“Pastoralists of the Andes” - Jorge Flores 1964
“Peru’s Pilgrimage to the Sky” - Robert Randall 1982
“Pumas of Patagonia” - William Franklin 1991
“Reproduction - For Beginners Only” - Jo Ann McGrath 1995
“Richest Unlooted Tomb of a Moche Lord” - Walter Alva 1988
“Sacred Peaks of the Andes”-  Johan Reinhard 1992
“Shearing” - Art Kressly
“Shearing and Leaving Some Fiber on Your Alpaca” - Phil Switzer 1992
“Ships of the Andes” - Eric Hoffman 1989
“Small Ruminants Production: Alpacas” - Walter Bravo, DVM 1991
“So. American Breeders Selection Criteria - Alpacas & Llamas” - Julio Sumar DVM 1989  “What Bo Peep Needed Was a Couple of Good Llamas” - ISU Newsletter 1992
“What Is Colostrum?” - Karen Baum, DVM 1992  
“Working With Alpaca” - Julie Owens1992


 
   
  BOOKS  
 


BOOKS:
ADVENTURE OF ARCHAEOLOGY by Brian M. Fagan, 1989 (National Geographic)
ALONG CAME A LLAMA by Ruth Ruck, 1978, 1992
THE ALPACA BOOK Management, Medicine, Biology & Fiber by Eric Hoffman & Murray Fowler, DVM, 1995
ASPECTS OF OBSTETRICS OF THE ALPACA by Julio Sumar, DVM
BEFORE AND AFTER LLAMAS by JoAnn McGrath, 1992
BEST OF 3L LLAMA Llamas Magazine, 1985 (assorted articles)
BODY SCORING LLAMAS & ALPACAS by Shannon Smith
BREAKING & TRAINING THE DRIVING HORSE by Doris Ganton
BUILDING A MULTI-USE BARN by John Wagner
THE CAMELID COMPANION Handling and Training Your Alpacas & Llamas by Marty McGee Bennett, 2001
CAMPERS GUIDE TO OUTDOOR COOKING by John Ragsdale, 1989
CARING FOR LLAMAS A Health & Management Guide by Clare Hoffman, DVM with Ingrid Asmus, '89-'92, 1993
CARING FOR LLAMAS AND ALPACAS A Health & Management Guide by Clare Hoffman, DVM with Ingrid Asmus, 1996
COLORADO TRAIL (with maps) - The Official Guide Book, Denver to Durango by Randy Jacobs, 1988
COMMON SENSE APPROACH TO ALPACAS by Julie Musgrove
COOKING FOR CAMP AND TRAIL by Hasse Bunnelle, 1972
CUT STONES AND CROSSROADS by Ronald Wright (travel book-Peru), 1984
DEVELOPING A STRATEGY IN THE FOREST SERVICE FOR THE USE OF LLAMAS AS ALTERNATIVE PACK STOCK, 1993
DISTRIBUTION AND CONSERVATION OF VICUNAS by Herman Torres, 1983
EVALUATING A LLAMA PACK by Gwen Ingram
FENCES FOR PASTURE AND GARDEN by Gail Damerow, 1992
FIELD GUIDE TO PLANTS POISONOUS TO LIVESTOCK: WESTERN U.S. by Shirley A Weathers, 1998
FIRST AID FOR LLAMAS AND ALPACAS by Murray Fowler, DVM and Audrey Fowler
A GUIDE TO RAISING LLAMAS: CARE, SHOWING, BREEDING, PACKING, PROFITING by Gale Birutta, 1997
HANDBOOK FOR LLAMAS: First Aid Techniques by Elizabeth Lewis, 1986
HEAT STRESS: Prevention Management and Treatment in Llamas (Sunshine States Llama Assn.)
HERD SIRE DIRECTORY - RMLA, 1993
HOW TO BUILD SMALL BARNS AND OUTBUILDINGS by Monte Burch
ILA BROCHURE #10 - Packing With Llamas
IN SEARCH OF THE IDEAL LLAMA The Field Guide by Richard & Maggie Krieger, 1994
THE INCREDIBLE INCAS by Loren McIntyre, 1975 (National Geographic)
INTRODUCTION TO LLAMA PACKING by Wes Holmquist, 1990
THE LAND OF THE INCAS by Jacques Soustelle, photos by Hans Silvester, 1986
LIVING WITH LLAMAS by Rosana Hart, 1985, 1991
LLAMA AND ALPACA NEONATAL CARE by Drs. Brad Smith, Karen Timm & Pat Long
LLAMA BABIES: UP, DRY & NURSING by Barbara N. Anderson, 1996
LLAMA DRIVING-A BASIC GUIDE
LLAMA DRIVING 101 by Nancy Chlarson
LLAMA FIRST AID FOR THE BARN by Joy Morris, DVM & Myra Freeman, 1990
LLAMA HANDLING AND TRAINING - THE TEAM APPROACH by Marty McGee, 1992
LLAMA TRAINING ON YOUR OWN by Helen Bodington, 1986
LLAMA TRAINING - WHO'S IN CHARGE? by Jim Faiks, Phyllis Tozier, & Jan F. Lyon, 1980
LLAMA USE ON PUBLIC LANDS by Cheryl Arndt, 1988
LLAMAS AND YAKS by Ralph Whitlock, 1981
LLAMAS - AN INTRODUCTION TO CARE, TRAINING & HANDLING by Sandi Burt, 1991
LLAMAS AND ALPACAS AS A METAPHOR FOR LIFE by Marty McGee, 1996
LLAMAS ARE THE ULTIMATE by Doyle Markham, 1990
LLAMAS CAN BEAT THE HEAT by Dottie Rotter, 1991
LLAMAS - COMPLETE PICTORIAL INDEX by Amy Logan, 1988
LLAMAS FOR LOVE AND MONEY by Rosana Hart, 1990
LLAMAS ON THE TRAIL by David Harmon & Amy S. Rubin, 1992
LLAMAS; THEIR PERSONALITIES AND EXPRESSIONS by Bill Cushman
LLAMAS: WOOLLY, WINSOME AND WONDERFUL by Susan Jones-Ley, 1987 (photo book)
LOW COST POLE BUILDING CONSTRUCTION by Ralph Wolfe
MAKING THE MOST OF YOUR LLAMA, 2ND ED by Dr. Linda Beattie
MEDICINE AND SURGERY OF SOUTH AMERICAN CAMELIDS by Murray Fowler, DVM (vet text), 1989
MINKA MAGAZINE #16 March, 1985 (from Peru) issue on camelids
MUSEUMS OF THE ANDES Newsweek, Great Museums of the World, 1981
PACKING WITH LLAMAS by Stanlynn Daugherty, 1989
PACKING WITH LLAMAS, FOURTH EDITION by Stanlynn Daugherty, 1999
PASTORALISTS OF THE ANDES by Jorge Flores, 1964
PHOTO WORKSHOP FOR LLAMAS by Susan Ley
POCKET GUIDE TO COOKING IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS by Earl Shelsby, 1993
RAISING LLAMAS IN ALBERTA - Why Are They So Popular?, Parkland Llama & Alpaca Club
SECRETS OF THE ANDEAN ALPACA The Field Guide by Maggie & Richard Krieger, 1994
SMALL RUMINANTS PRODUCTION: ALPACAS edited by Cesar Novoa & Arturo Florez, 1991 (in Spanish) English synopsis
SOUTH AMERICAN MYTHOLOGY by Harold Osborne, 1983
SPEECHLESS BROTHERS by Andy Tillman, 1981
STUDIES ON REPRODUCTIVE PATHOLOGY IN ALPACAS by Julio Sumar, DVM, 1983
TREADING LIGHTLY WITH PACK ANIMALS by Dan Aadland, 1993
THE USE OF GUARD LLAMAS TO PROTECT SHEEP FROM COYOTE PREDATION by Kelly Johnson Powell (thesis), 1993
THE WALDO CHRONICLES - A TRAINING LOG by Gwen Ingram
A WELL TRAINED LLAMA by Paul & Betty Barkman, 1987, 1989, 1992
WHAT ABOUT CONFORMATION? by Wes Holmquist, 1991
THE WORKING LLAMA by Wes Holmquist
THE WORLD OF THE INCAS by William H. Prescott, 1989
VETERINARY CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA: LLAMA MEDICINE LaRue W. Johnson DVM, PhD, guest editor, 1989
VETERINARY CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA: UPDATE ON LLAMA MEDICINE LaRue W. Johnson DVM, PhD, guest editor, 1994
VETERINARY LAMA FIELD MANUAL, 2ND ED.


   
   
  CHILDREN  
 


CHILDREN
50 THINGS TO DO WITH A LLAMA by M. Brandon James, 1997
ABIGAIL by Ruth Stephenson
Alaska Llama, Far North Hero
ALPACAS - An Educational Coloring Book by AOBA, 1993
CAMELID KIDS (ILA Newsletter) 1992, Spring & Fall ; 1993, Winter, Spring & Summer/Spring & Winter 1994
CAMELS - Zoo Books
COCHA - The story of a Uru Indian Boy who lives on a Floating Island by Elizabeth      Bowne, 1990
COME ON LET’S PLAY An Educational Coloring, Activity and Story Book Featuring Llamas & Alpacas by Deb & Dan Lange
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF SENOR WALLY by Lynn Jacobs, 1993, Llama & Alpaca Assoc. of N. Dakota
DREW AND LULU by  Candy Harris Phinney, Ladybug, July 1998
A GHOST AT HORSE CREEK by Jeri Massi, 1989
THE GOAT IN THE RUG by Geraldine
THE GRANDCHILDREN OF THE INCAS by Matti A. Pitkanen, 1991
GREGORIO & THE WHITE LLAMA by Laura Bannon
“Guanaco Adventure” World Magazine (article)
HATS ON FOR POLKA DOT An Alpaca Story for Children
HIKING WITH KATIE
HOW THE CAMEL GOT HIS HUMP by Rudyard Kipling
THE INCA by Patrick McKissack
THE INCAS by Shirlee P. Newman
IS YOUR MAMA A LLAMA? by Deborah Guarino
THE LESSER BROTHER by Jeri Massi, 1989
LITTLE DIRT BOY by Pat Wegner
LLAMA by Caroline Arnold
A LLAMA IN THE FAMILY by Johanna Hurwitz
THE LLAMA by Gail LaBonte
LLAMA AND THE GREAT FLOOD by Ellen Alexander
THE LLAMA WHO WISHED FOR WINGS by Lydia Chiappini, 1999
LLAMAS by Helen Kienlen & Lois Sandercock
LLAMAS IN PAJAMAS by Gisela Voss
THE LLAMAS OF SOUTH AMERICA by Gladys Conklin
LLAMAS ON THE LOOSE by Jeri Massi (Jr. High)
LITTLE LLAMAS LLEARNERS COLORING BOOK by Judy Watkins
MOUNTAINS TO CLIMB by Richard Wainwright (Jr. High)
MY LITTLE LLAMA by Pat Wegner
THE MYTH OF THE LLAMA by Jeri Massi, 1989
PICOTEE THE POLKA DOTTED LLAMA
PISH POSH by Stephen Cosgrove
SECRET OF THE ANDES by Ann Nolan Clark
SILVER LLAMA by Alida Sims Malkus
STOP SPITTING AT YOUR BROTHER! Life Lessons of a Rocky Mountain Llama by Diane White-Crane, 1996
THE THUNDER GOD’S SON by Aruane Dewey
TONIGHT IS CARNIVAL by Arthur Dorros
WONDERFUL WORLD OF ALPACAS by M. Brandon James
WONDERS OF LLAMAS by Roger Perry (Jr. High)
4H Manual & Workbook - Youth Llama Project by Karla Goodman
Alaska Llama, Far North Hero


 
   
  DVD Videos recorded from VHS Tapes in 2012  
 
NAME Length Hr Length min Date Comments
Alive With Llamas 0 14 1995 Llama Marketing Group
All About Llamas-Parts 1-3 1 57 1989 Contains all 3 VHS tapes
Alpaca Training & Handling with Marty McGee Bennett 1 22 1997 Featuring T.T.E.A.M.
ALSA - The Competive Edge in the Show Ring 0 36 1992 Showmanship & Halter
Ashford Video of Spinning 0 19 Undated  
Basic T.E.A.M. (Training) with Llamas - Featuring Marty McGee 1 51 1990  
Click and Reward - Vol. I Training for Llamas 0 49 1999

With Jim and Amy Logan

Some initial prob.

Click and Reward - Vol. II Training for Llamas and Alpacas 1 30 1999 With Jim and Amy Logan
Drop Spindle Spinning 0 39 1994 with Melda Montgomery
Feltmaking By Hand: The Basic Process - with Anne Einset Vickrey 0 51 1991 Wet felting-using wool
Fences, Barns and Feeders 1 56 1993  
Fiber Dying - Immersion & Painting of Protein Fibers 1 12 1998 With Deb Menz
Fiber Preparation and Multicolor Blending Techniques 1 26 1998 With Deb Menz
Five Star Packing 2 0 1989 5 packing experts - demonstrations
Five Star Packing 1 58 1989 5 packing experts - demonstrations
Furry Friends 0 27 2000 Spirit of Colorado - Rocky Mountain PBS
Handspinning - Advanced Techniques 1 52 1988 With Mabel Ross
Harness the Fun - Training your llama to drive 1 17 2001 With Jim and Amy Logan
ILA Conference - Boulder, CO Disk 1 2 55 1982 See disks for content
ILA Conference - Boulder, CO Disk 2 2 30 1982 See disks for content
ILA Conference - Boulder, CO Disk 3 0 46 1982 See disks for content
ILA TV Stars - a compliation of local and national TV spots 1 30 Undated  
In Search of the Ideal Llama 0 25 1993 By Maggie and Richard Krieger
Introduction to Llama Packing 1 21 1990 With Wes Holmquist
Introduction to Weaving 0 56 1986 Deborah Chandler
Llama Handling and Training 0 42 1992

The T.T.E.A.M. Approach - Marty McGee

Beginning with TTEAM Vol. I - Starting with Babies and Weanlings + Herd Management Chores

Llama Reproduction: A Neonatal Clinic - Volumes 1 & 2 3 34 6/29/88

With LaRue Johnson, DVM

Part 1: 1 h 39 min, Part2: 1h 55min

Llama Trekkers - The Llama Works Vol II 1 29 1993 The Barkmans
Llamas and Camaras 1 15 1992  
Llamas are Fun - Camas-Rose Llamas 0 26 1991  
NWSS - 1986 - Llama Show - Part 1 of 2 1 41 January, 1986 Includes Ch. 9 TV spot - Rest of video is red.
NWSS - 1986 - Llama Show - Part 2 of 2 1 41 January, 1986 Picture quality improves 30 min into the video.
NWSS - 1987 - Llama Show Part 1 of 3 1 40 Jan. 19,1987  
NWSS - 1987 - Llama Show Part 2 of 3 2 3 Jan. 19,1987  
NWSS - 1987 - Llama Show Part 3 of 3 1 39 Jan. 19,1987  
PBS NOVA broadcast program 'In The Land of the Llama' 0 58 Undated An Excellent Video!
Peru Trip - Wheeler and Friends 0 11 May-88  
Secrets of the Andean Alpaca 0 32 1994 By Maggie and Richard Krieger
Spinning Wool - Basics and Beyond 1 45 1997  
Spitting Mad - The Wild Camels of the Andes 0 52 1997 National Geographic Explorer
Step by Step Shearing for Alpacas and Llamas 1 11 1993 With Ted Chepolis
Teaching Your Llama to Pack- The Cutting Edge of Training 1 12 1999 With Stanlynn Daugherty
Telepathic Communications with Animals 0 47 1990 With Kelly Hart
The Mellon Method - Tapes 1, 2 and 3 - Working in the Round Pen 5 34 2000

John Mallon

Part: 1 1h 17m, Part2: 1h 51m,
Part 3: 2h 26m

The Mellon Method - Tapes 1, 2 and 3 -The First 24 hrs, Halter Training Basics & Difficult to Halter 4 40 2000

John Mallon

Part: 1 1h 45m; Part2: 1h 42m,
Part 3: 1h 13m

The Wonderful World of Llama Wool with Marty McGee 1 1 1993  
The World's Finest Alpaca Show 0 29 Undated AIA Alpaca Show in Arequipa, Peru
The World's Greatest Livestock Investment 0 16 Undated Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association
Top of the World - Beyond all frontiers Part 1 0 48 1991 IAA Show in Peru
Train Your Llamas to Drive 1 59 1989 with Bobra Goldsmith, Rocky Mountain Llamas
Treating Your Llama Kindly 1 24 1996 With LaRue Johnson, DVM and Marty McGee
Treating Your Llama Kindly 1 52 1988 The TTEAM approach to Veterinary Procedures for llamas and alpacas
What Do You Do With a Llama? Photographed by Susan Jones Ley 0 10 1993 A photograph slide show by Susan Ley
Why Llamas? 0 52 1987  
Working With Difficult Llamas 1 58 Undated The Wiley Woods Ranch
You The Ultimate Llama Groom 0 29 1997 by Danielle Pierce

 
   
  Original DVDs  
 


DVDs
All About Llamas #1 - Llama Basics     Taylor/Gavin  (Williams)
All About Llamas #2 - Breeding, Birthing & Newborn Care    Taylor/Gavin  (Williams)
All About Llamas #3 - Let’s Go Packing    Taylor/Gavin  (Williams)
Camelid Culture - Marty McGee Bennett
Llama Talk - Understanding Llama Behavior - Cathy Spalding, 2002
(Windows 95, 98, Me, XP, 2000 or NT - Macintosh w/shockwave player)
Llama Training With Bobra Goldsmith
Understanding Aggression - Marty McGee Bennett

 
   
 
WOOL/FIBER
 
 


WOOL/FIBER:
Alpaca Wool Colors from Peru (2 sample cards)
ANDEAN FOLK KNITTING by Cynthia LeCount
THE ART OF BOLIVIAN HIGHLAND WEAVING by Marjorie Carson & Adele Cahlander
AUNT MILLIE'S GUIDE TO LLAMA FIBER : A Primer on Llama Fleece Preparation & It's Use by Mike Brown, 1997
AUSTRALIAN LOCKER HOOKING by Signe Nickerson
AUSTRALIAN LOCKER HOOKING by Joan Z. Rough
"Aymara" (Sacred Weavings) by John Anner (article)
"Bolivan Highland Weaving" by Marjorie Carson & Adele Cahlander (article)
BOLIVIAN TUBULAR EDGING AND ANDEAN CROSSED-WARP TECHNIQUES by Adele Cablander
CASHMERE, MOHAIR & OTHER LUXURY FIBRES (for the Breeder and Spinner) by Michael L. Ryder
"A Closer Look at Alpacas" by Elayne Zorn & "Alpaca in the Raw" by Ann Asman (article)
COLORS FROM NATURE: GROWING, COLLECTING & USING NATURAL DYES by Bobbi McRae
CREATIVE LOCKER HOOKING by Leone Peguero
DOUBLE WOVEN TREASURES FROM OLD PERU by Adele Cablander
Dyeing Llama and Alpaca Wool by Chris Switzer (notebook)
"Dyeing Llama Wool" by Rebecca Abbott (article)
A DYER'S GARDEN FROM PLANT TO POT: GROWING DYES FOR NATURAL FIBERS by Rita Buchanan
"Evolution of the Willamette Valley Llama Wool Co-op" by Linda McNamara (article)
"Exotic Lands - Precious Fibers" by Michele Wipplinger (article)
FELTING by Marlie Claessen
FELT MAKING - TECHNIQUES AND PROJECTS by Inge Evers
FIBRE FACTS by Bette Hochberg, 1981
"Growing, Harvesting, Cleaning and Storing Lama Fiber" by Rebecca Abbott (article)
"Handshearing for the Alpaca" by Ted Chepolis
"Hand Shears: Setting and Sharpening" by Alan Jones (article)
HANDS ON DYEING by Betsy Blumenthal & Kathryn Kreider
HANDS ON SPINNING by Lee Raven
HANDS ON WEAVING by Barbara Liebler
HANDSPINNER'S HANDBOOK by Rette Hochberg
HOMESPUN HANDKNIT projects edited by Linda Ligon
ILA brochure #9 - Llama Wool
Knitter's Magazine - "South American Odyssey" (Fall, 1990)
"Llama Fleece Processing Tips" by Nen Blake (article)
"Llama Wool" by Jamie Boswell-Sharp (article)
NEW DIRECTIONS FOR FELT An Ancient Craft by Gunilla Sjoberg, 1996
PERU: TEXTILES UNLIMITED by Harriet Tidball
PROJECTS FOR ALPACA AND LLAMA edited by Chris Switzer 2004
"Shearing" by Art Kressly (article)
"Shearing and Leaving Some Fiber on Your Alpaca" by Phil Switzer (article)
SOCKS edited by Rita Buchanan and Deborah Robson, 1994
"Solar Dyeing" articles, Spin Off Magazine, Summer 1993
"Spindle Spinning from Novice to Expert" by Connie Delaney
"Spinning Llama & Alpaca Wool" by Chris Switzer (handout)
SPINNING LLAMA & ALPACA by Chris Switzer, 1994
SPINNING LLAMA & ALPACA 2nd Ed. by Chris Switzer, 1998
"Spinning Suri Alpaca" by Kaye Collins, Spin Off Magazine, Fall 2000
SPINNING - YOUR OWN WOOL YARN - American Wool Council
TEXTILE MASTERPIECES OF ANCIENT PERU by James W. Reid, 1986
TEXTILES OF ANCIENT PERU AND THEIR TECHNIQUES by Raul d'Harcourt
TURNING WOOL INTO A COTTAGE INDUSTRY by Paula Simmons, 1985
WEAVERS OF ANCIENT PERU by M.S.Fini
"Welcome to the World of Natural Colors - Natural Dyes and How to Use Them" by Barbara A. Muret (article)
"Wool - Fabric of History" by Nina Hyde (article)
"Working with Alpaca" by Julie Owens (article)


 
           
   
  MISCELLANEOUS  
 

ALPACAS Magazine (AOBA publication) (1991-2001)
Alpacas Newsletter (Nov./Dec. '86 through March '90)
AOBA Conference Notebook 1995, 1996
The Back Country Llama 1993-present
English References on Llama Medicine by Murray Fowler
ILA Pamphlets (#1-#10) with general info page (notebook)
"Sources of Information" - Tips for New Llama Buyers & "Llama Herd Health in West Center Idaho" by Cutler & Nancy Umbach
LLAMA LIFE Magazine (1995-1996)
LLAMA LIFE II Magazine (1996-2001)
LLAMAS Magazine (1987-1997)
RMLA Conference Notebook 1996