— The Openherd Team

DAFI Alpacas

First and Foremost in Maryland

Tilly and Kate Dorsey
15906 Trenton RdUpperco, MD 21155


Alpaca Associations

Alpaca Registry (ARI)

Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association (AOBA)

Mid-Atlantic Alpaca Association (MAPACA)

The Maryland Alpaca Breeders (MABA)

The Alpaca Fiber Coop of North America (AFCNA)

Alpaca Health

Natural Therapeutic Alpaca Formula

DAFI Alpacas is pleased to use and happy to recommend products from these companies that produce natural, therapeutic additions to conventional veterinary medicine. For more information on the products or their use, please contact: Tilly or Kate Dorsey, DAFI Alpacas, P.O. 55 Butler, MD 21023, 410-374-2817 (www.dafi.com).

Young Living Essential Oils

Organic, Therapeutic, Pure Essential Oils that are properly distilled in YLEO's own distillation plant without chemicals that can adulterate and contaminate the essential components of the oils. All oils are rigorously tested to guaranteed potency. YLEO maintains its own properties and practices sustainable agriculture in remote regions of the world. DAFI routinely uses: Lavender, Peace and Calming to quiet and settle anxious, nervous, stressed alpacas. Thieves, Purification - distilled in barn to counter act airborne pathogens. Di-Gize in the drinking water to help with digestion and parasite control. Peppermint in wading pools to help cool and soothe alpacas in the heat. Thieves Foaming Hand Cleaner and Thieves Household Cleanser to clean hands and disinfect feed tubs and the barn environment. Animal Scents Ointment - a wonderful ointment for cuts, abrasions, fungus. Various other oils to alleviate specific health problems.