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Alpacas de La Mancha

"...criating coats of many colors..."

Coral & John Dillon
17347 County Road 94Calhan, CO 80808
719-347-3285 (ranch)
970-948-2049 (Coral), 970-987-9807 (John)
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Maria de La Mancha

Huacaya, Female, Proven | Light Brown

AOA# 32076004   D.O.B. 8/29/2010 (9 yrs), 5/8 Peruvian, 1/4 Bolivian

Sire:
Collin's Princeton 
| AOA# 30696839  | Dark Rose Grey  |

Dam:
Carmen de La Mancha 

mother of 4x color champion

Carmen de La Mancha

Huacaya, Female, Proven, Dark Fawn, 1/4 Peruvian, 1/2 Bolivian
ARI# 30329799 | DOB: 9/9/2007

In the fall of 2007, we were under contract to purchase our first pregnant female from Falkor Ranch. Before the ink was dry, Carmen was born. Our very first cria was a little girl! She is still our little love. Although her dam was a big girl, Carmen has always been dainty and feminine. In 2010, we watched our first cria deliver her first cria, a little girl! That little girl went on to be a 7 x blue ribbon winner and a 4 x color champion. Meanwhile, Carmen's fleece continues to be exc...
| AOA# 30329799  | Dark Fawn 
Service Sire:
AutumnSun's Apache Longbow 

3x Champ, '16 GWAS Fleece CC w/ 3yr old fleece

AutumnSun's Apache Longbow

Huacaya, Male, Proven, Medium Rose Grey, 3/8 Peruvian, 5/8 Chilean
ARI# 31990936 | DOB: 11/13/2011
Longbow is eye-catching in his proud stance and uniform coloration. The reduction of spots on greys in the show ring has been remarkable with a solid blanket being more common, but Longbow still stands out for his extremely uniform rose grey color as his coat is an even 'roaning' heather without spots. With our champion Frosted Red Rose as his dam and Snowmass Enlightenment as his sire, you can see the strong resemblance!

He also inherited his dam's fine, uniform fiber, and a high-frequenc...
| AOA# 31990936  | Medium Rose Grey 

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$4,200

with cria at side

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Description


Maria is the total package when it comes to conformation and balance. She'll steal your heart with her calm, sweet disposition. She's a real 'pro' in the ring, having taken a blue ribbon in her 1st eight shows. She went on to claim the color championship four times. In the 2-year old class at GWAS 2013, her grey genetics were begining to show through, so she placed 3rd behind two larger girls from Crescent Moon. If there is anything negative to say about Maria, it would be her smaller size and shorter staple length. However, one hand spinner said she had a lovely, fine, spinable fiber and carding was almost unnecessary. Although her show career in the ring is over, we will continue to look for awards in the spin-offs and see the awards of her offspring for years to come.

Maria is now an experienced mama. Her first born was a Bay Black female by MR Sizzlin' Rose. Her second was a gorgeous Light Fawn female by Autumn Sun's Apache Longbow. That breeding was repeated and produced a mini-Maria. Her newest was born 7/23/19. He is a Dark Fawn male weighing in a 18.6# and growing like a weed! He is the last born of Avatar's Elvis with long legs and fantastic fiber.


Awards

First place, ABR Fall Festival 2011
Color Champion, ABR Fall Festival 2011
First Place, NWSS 2012
Color Champion, NWSS 2012
First Place, MOPACA 2012
First Place, Sm. Breeder Challenge 2012
Color Champion, Sm. Breeder Challenge 2012
First Place, GWAS 2012
First Place, ABR Fall Festival 2012
First Place, Sm. Breeder Challenge 2013
Color Champion, Sm. Breeder Challenge 2013
Third Place, GWAS 2013

Financing Terms

Financing is available to qualified buyers for sales over $1000. With a minimum of 30% down, we will work together on a payment plan over a period of 12-36 months. Time of possession is determined on a case by case basis and transportation is at the expense of the buyer. We can deliver within 150 miles for a small fee.

Offspring

ARI# 35443582   D.O.B. 8/29/2017  (2 yrs)
Huacaya, Female| Light Brown, Unproven
Sire: AutumnSun's Apache Longbow
Dam: Maria de La Mancha

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ARI# 35040941   D.O.B. 8/30/2014  (5 yrs)
Huacaya, Female| Bay Black, 1/2 Peruvian, Unproven
Sire: Snowmass Mr Sizlin Rose
Dam: Maria de La Mancha
Chava is the offspring of two outstanding color champions. Maria de La Mancha and MR Sizzlin' Rose shared the spotlight at several shows as juvies an...

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Updated 11/27/2019