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Skyline Alpacas

Raising alpacas... the ultimate fiber art

Mary Jaffe
11100 NW Saltzman Rd.Portland, OR 97229
503-296-0536
Fax: 503-296-6044
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Fiber/Scientific Data

201617.1 AFD, 3.5 SD, 20.4 CV, 0.7 %>30u

Sale Pending. LSG Enlightened Son

Skyline's Iolite

Huacaya, Male, Unproven | Light Silver Grey

AOA# 35314233   D.O.B. 5/21/2016 (3 yrs), 3/8 Peruvian, 1/4 Chilean

Sire:
Snowmass Enlightened 

12x Champ, Rest in Peace Enlightened.......

Snowmass Enlightened

Huacaya, Male, Proven, Medium Rose Grey, 5/8 Peruvian
ARI# 31795739 | DOB: 8/16/2009
*** NEWS FLASH 7/14/18***
It is with a sad heart that I have to post that Snowmass Enlightened passed away today peacefully in our pasture. He had congestive heart failure which was confirmed at Oregon State Vet School and we were treating him with medicines, but he had too much leakage in the valves in his heart. We are happy that we have 9 females pregnant to him this season and 10 females and 2 boys previsoulsy born on our farm. He was such an amazing herdsire and we will miss him dearly.
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| AOA# 31795739  | Medium Rose Grey 

Dam:
Tiara's Crystal 

3x Champ, Sold

Tiara's Crystal

Huacaya, Female, Proven, Dark Silver Grey, 1/4 Peruvian, 3/4 Chilean
ARI# 31364041 | DOB: 11/4/2007
Crystal has Sold.

Tiara’s Crystal is, plainly stated, one of our best Grey females on the farm. We purchased her as a cria at side with her Dam, Diamond’s Tiara. This pair was a special purchase not only because Crystal was an outstanding cria, but also because Tiara even at 6.5 years of age still had a beautiful look and fleece; no surprise given her genetics! Crystal’s quality was no surprise either, as she is a Rincon Cloud daughter. Crystal went on to develop into an outstanding adult, w...
| AOA# 31364041  | Dark Silver Grey 

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Price:

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Bidding Info

Description

Skyline Alpacas had the most awesome Snowmass Enlightened boys in 2015 and we held onto our two best, Skyline’s Bold Accent and Skyline’s Iolite. Both these boys took Blue Ribbons at the 2016 Alpacapalooza and then each got a Red Ribbon at the 2017 AOA Nationals in Denver this March. We absolutely love these boys but realize now we need to reduce the number of males in our breeding herd, and we do own both Enlightened and their dams.

What is truly amazing about these boys is their fineness, their density and their incredible staple length. Soon I’ll post some more recent pictures of the boys and their outstanding fleece –once it stops raining! I like both these boys equally! Here is a little bit about each of them.

Skyline’s Iolite is a gorgeous Light Silver Grey out of our beautiful Rincon Cloud daughter, Tiara’s Crystal. Again, another impressive package of genetics that produced this amazing boy. Iolite is named for a pale blue/purple gemstone. Iolite’s color was so gorgeous as a cria we wanted to name him after a gemstone, especially since his grandmother’s name was Diamond’s Tiara. Like nearly all of our Enlightened offspring, Iolite is extremely uniform across his blanket, has impressive density, staple length and fineness. Just look at his 2016 histogram: 17.1 AFD, 3.5 SD, 20.4 CV, 0.7 %>30u.

We know he will be an outstanding herdsire for his new owners, and again, we hate to part with him.

Awards

2017 AOA National Conference - 2nd - Yearling FFH Light Silver Grey
2016 Alpacapalooza - 1st - Juvenile Silver Grey

Financing Terms

• Purchases $1,000 or under – CASH • Purchases $1,001 to $2,000 – FINANCE TERMS available with 50% down, 6 monthly payments, at 0% interest. • Purchases $2,001 to 10,000 – FINANCE TERMS available with 1/3 down, 12 monthly payments, at 0% interest. • Purchases $10,001 or more – FINANCE TERMS available with 1/3 down, 24 monthly payments, at 0% interest.

Updated 5/6/2017