Frequently Asked Questions

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Question:  How long do alpacas live?  
Alpacas have a lifespan of up to 20 years.

Question:  How big are they?  
Alpacas stand about one metre at the withers(the highest part of the animals back). Cria, the young weigh about 6-8kg at birth. Adult females weigh between 45 - 70 kgs. males can be slightly more.

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