1st Place - '04 Great Midwest Alpaca Festival, Madison, Wisconsin.
1st Place &
Reserve Color Champion - '04 Heart of the Valley Alpaca Show, OR (1st show attended). Color Champion was 1/2 brother from same Dam.
1st Place - '04 AlpacaPalooza, WA, Level III (2nd show attended). Judge Diana Timmerman commented on Taos' solid conformation, gait, fiber density
AOBA Nationals 2005-
3rd Fleece. Taos received the highest point total for fleece characteristics before points for fleece weight was factored in including a perfect 20 out of 20 possible points for finess and handle !! (Taos would have had FIRST PLACE if it weren't for overskirting the fleece!!)
At 2005 AOBA Nationals, in addition to the 20 out of 20 for finess and handle, Taos also received the highest combined point total for Uniform Micron, Color, Crimp, Brightness, and lack of Medulation in a very competitive field.
OABA 2005 -
3rd Place Spinoff