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A time of


at llama shows!

Check out the events on the ILR calendar
for August - September below -
check out the complete Calendar of Events by clicking here!

Add your events for FREE -
all llama / alpaca events welcome!

August 2012

August 2 to August 5, 2012
Time: 8:00 am
Show ID = 609
ILR Sanctioned Show

Indiana State Fair 2012
38th and Fall Creek Indianapolis IN

Indiana State Fair Llama and Alpaca Show
Dual sanctioned ALSA & ILR Llama Shows and Open Alpaca Show
Halter and performance classes
Entry Deadline is July 1st
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August 3 to August 5, 2012

Camelid Reproduction Meeting

These meetings in Vancouver, Canada will include information on all aspects of reproduction in camelids through embryo transfer, artificial insemination, and other assisted reproductive techniques -- along with rather more practical lectures on husbandry, reproductive physiology, milk and fibre given by world leaders in the field of camelid reproduction.
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August 10 to August 11, 2012
Time: 8am
Show ID = 602
ILR Sanctioned Show

The WV Grand Llama & Llama Fleece Show 2012
891 Maplewood Avenue Fairlea West Virginia

Niki Kuklenski (C,AT)
Adrienne Hochee (C,AT)

Please enter our show on-line, and enjoy historical Lewisburg, WV while showing llamas during the 1st weekend of the State Fair of WV.

Same low entry fees as you have grown to love and expect! Adrienne Hochee, & Niki Kuklenski are evaluating your llamas with pleasure this year. And have I got a special guest surprise for you, who is back in the ring stewarding you with his smooth style, infectious laugh and quirky humor. It is a show to remember when this guy is in the ring.

Enjoy our nice breezy barn, roomy stalls & picturesque show arena is proven pleasure of Summer Time Llama events. There are nice bathrooms and showers on grounds too.

For overnight accommodations please call NOW! Host Hotel Quality Brier Inn Lewisburg 1-304-645-7722 ask for Jo.

Camp grounds available thru the Fair go on line for camping info or 1-304-645-

We are offering:
a single ILR-SD fleece on and off show, 1st thru 5th place ribbons, grand and reserve felt banners, premiums 1st thru 3rd and 1 BOS in each Fleece Division. a single ILR-SD performance youth & open division. 1st thru 5th place ribbons, grand and reserve felt banners, premiums 1st thru 3rd and 1 BOS in each Performance Division.

NEW THIS YEAR! a DOUBLE halter/production show! Double ribbons, premiums 1st thru 3rd place, Double Grand and Reserve felt Banners and 1 BOS Conformation WV Grand Llama 2012. For the same price as a Single Show! Both judges evaluating simultaneously then slugging it out together, bringing back both of their Grand Champion Llamas to agree on only 1 BOS WV Grand Conformation Llama 2012.

Please check back for updates til show time. And as always, thanks for cleaning them up and bringing them out!

Smiles - Annie

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August 18 to August 19, 2012
Time: 8:00 am
Show ID = 607
ILR Sanctioned Show

Iowa State Fair Llama Show 2012
Iowa State Fairgrounds Des Moines Iowa

Debbie Shellabarger (C)

ILR Sanctioned Show with halter and performance classes
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August 30 to August 31, 2012
Show ID = 668
ILR Sanctioned Show

Minnesota State Fair Open Llama Show 2012
Minnesota Staet Fair Fairgrounds - AgStar Arena

Judge: Beth Myers, Newark Ohio
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September 2012
September 1 to September 2, 2012
Time: 8:00am
Show ID = 510

LOCC Fall 2012 Llama Show
Castle Rock, Colorado USA

LOCC Fall Llama show will be at the Douglas County Fairgrounds, Castle Rock, Colorado on Saturday and Sunday, September 1-2, 2012. Show Sperintendent will be Barbara Harris of Wild Cat Lllamas (

This beautiful facility is conveniently located off of I-25 in Castle Rock, with numerous restaurants, shopping and a fantastic outlet mall located nearby. All classes will be held in the Douglas County Fairgrounds climate controlled 120’ x 300’ indoor arena. This show is sanctioned by the ALSA and sponsored by the Llamas of Central Colorado.
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September 1 to September 2, 2012
Show ID = 586
ILR Sanctioned Show

Lamafest & Alpaca Showcase 2012
MSU Pavilion, East Lansing, MI

September 2 to September 3, 2012
Time: 9:00 am
Show ID = 664
ILR Sanctioned Show

OR State Fair 2012 Llama Show
2330 17th St NE Salem OR

Maryan Baker (C)

ILR-SD sanctioned open class performance and halter show.
Sunday Sept. 2, 2012 9:30am Showmanship classes
1:30pm Performance classes
Monday Sept. 3, 2012 10:30am Halter classes
Judge Maryan Baker, Riverside, CA
Entry deadline August 1, 2012
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September 2
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:PM
Show ID = 666
ILR Sanctioned Show

2012 Heart of Dixie Llama Show
Agribition Center, Huntsville, AL

ILR-SD/ALSA sanctioned llama show. One day event, halter and performance. Judge Beth Myers. Beautiful indoor arena, stall area connected to main facility. a/c "break" area, for people. Come join us in Alabama for THE FUN SHOW!
256-538-2672, Nancy Miller-Borg
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September 8 to September 9, 2012
Time: 10am - 4pm
Recreational Events

Midwest Llama Packing Festival
Kickapoo Valley Reserve, La Farge, WI

Learn about packing with llamas. Family fun in the beautiful coulees of Western Wisconsin. The event will be held at the Kickapoo Valley Reserve on September 8 and 9, 2012. Learn the basics of llama packing and participate in a training course, and then for those that are more adventurous, participate in PLTA (Pack Llama Trial Association) trials. Great outdoor fun for the whole family - education center and restrooms on site. Camping available. More info to follow soon.

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September 8 to September 9, 2012
Time: all day
Recreational Events

Lafayette, NY

PLTA-sanctioned Pack Trial will be held at Adam's Eden Camp on Cook Road, Lafayette, New York. Basic and Advanced levels will be offered both days. Contact Janet Jaworski at 315-677-7752 or
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September 8 to September 9, 2012
Time: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Recreational Events

LaFarge, WI

PLTA-sanctioned Pack Trials to be held at Kickapoo Valley Reserve, LaFarge, Wisconson. Basic level trials will be held on both days. A great opportunity to learn about packing with llamas and enjoy the trails of the Kickapoo Valley Reserve. Training course and PLTA trial courses available at the Reserve. Come enjoy a great family event and experience the fun of packing with llamas. Contact Kristy Brown at 608-487-1964 or
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September 14
Show ID = 593
ILR Sanctioned Show

LFA Fall Harvest
6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW, Cedar Rapids, IA

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September 14 to September 16, 2012
Time: 8:00 am,. everyday
Show ID = 665
ILR Sanctioned Show

Spokane County Interstate Fair llama Show 2012
Spokane County Interstate Fair

The Spokane County Interstate Fair and the Northwest Llama Ranchers are very proud and excited to offer for the first time a double point Performance and Halter ILR sanctioned show, with a single point walking fleece show.

Ben Wick / Rick Hardwick

Entry Deadline: August 7th
Entry Fee: $15 per animal (unlimited classes)
Stalling Fee: $20 per stall, 2 adult animal limit per
stall. Stalls will be assigned upon receipt of payment.
ILR Fee: $4 per animal


• Thursday Sept 13th
6pm-9pm: Check-in

• Friday Sept 14th
Walking Fleece 6pm-
9pm: Check-in

• Saturday Sept 15th
Performance Classes

• Sunday Sept 16th
Halter Classes


Rawna Hamann: Fleece
Kim Yates/Johnna
Edmonds: Halter and

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September 28 to September 30, 2012
Show ID = 595
ILR Sanctioned Show

The Big E Llama & Fleece Show
1305 Memorial Ave., West Springfield, MA

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September 29
Time: 9am til the last fleece is skirted

Pacific Northwest Llama Fiber Coop Skirting and Grading
Leon Valley Veterinary Service, Sparta, WI

PNLFC members are invited to bring your fleeces and help in skirting, sorting & grading fleeces for processing. Held at Leon Valley Veterinary Services in Sparta, WI on Saturday Sept. 29, 2012 -- Rain or Shine, indoor facility - Contact Fran Soukup for more information 608-666-3600 or Kristy Brown for directions 608-269-3292
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