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RimRock Alpacas

Stephanie & Zach Raschellanichols
.Cheyenne, WY 82007

Embryo Transfer in Alpacas

Embryo transfer in alpacas is a worthwhile endeavor due to the advances it can bring to the fleece market.

In order to understand embryo transfer in alpacas, it is necessary to first understand the natural way in which alpacas become pregnant. Alpacas are induced ovulators and therefore have regular cycles of ovarian follicular growth. Follicle waves are made up of a number of follicles which all grow to 4-5mm in diameter. Once the follicles have grown to this size, one specific follicle wi... Full article >