A guide to raising llamas: care, showing, breeding, packing, profiting

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Storey Communications,
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[1997]
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English
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A comprehensive handbook on raising llamas, covering behavior, training, facilities, showing, health care, first aid, breeding, and birthing. Also explains building a herd, fleece harvesting and marketing, pasture management, developing and selling organic fertilizer, and using llamas as guard and expedition animals. Includes source list and glossary. Line drawings. Photos.
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display_description "Easy to raise, manageable, and increasingly affordable, llamas have become the best new choice for backyard livestock. Uses for these versatile animals include packing, protecting other livestock, and producing fleece and organic fertilizer. Written for both the novice and experienced owner, this definitive handbook includes buying your first llama; building a herd; breeding, birthing, and herd management; feeding and facilities; health care and first aid; llama behavior and training; using llamas as guardian and expedition animals; and trade secrets and marketing tips."--BOOK JACKET.
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subject_facet Llamas, Technology & Engineering | Agriculture
title_display A guide to raising llamas / care, showing, breeding, packing, profiting
title_full A guide to raising llamas / care, showing, breeding, packing, profiting / Gale Birutta
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