— The Openherd Team

Western Alpaca Challenge: October 19-21, 2017

Redmond, Oregon

Western Alpaca Challenge


Judges:  


David Barboza - Halter - Females, Production & Walking Fleece

Sharon Loner - Halter - Males, Production & Walking Fleece

 


Color Champion, ESTATES PURELY APPRAISING - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Light Male Color Champion (Class of 12)(Judge: Sharon Loner)

Color Champion, ESTATES WEDDING TAPISTRY 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya White Female Color Champion (Class of 11)(Judge: David Barboza)


Reserve Color Champion, ESTATES ANTONIO MIGUEL 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  -  Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Brown Male Color Champion (Class of 10)(Judge:  Sharon Loner)

 

Reserve Color Champion, ESTATES PASSIONATE FAITH - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Light Female Color Champion (Class of 11)(Judge: David Barboza)

 

Reserve Color Champion ESTATES SATIN CLOUD  - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Black Male Color Champion (Class of 14)(Judge: Sharon Loner)


1st Place, ESTATES LILLIANNA - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Silver Grey Female Yearling (Class of 3)(Judge: David Barboza)


1st Place,  ESTATES MATTERHORN - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Brown Male Two-Year-Old (Class of 1)(Judge: Sharon Loner)


1st Place, ESTATES PURELY APPRAISING  - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Light Male Yearling (Class of 6)(Judge: Sharon Loner)


1st Place, ESTATES PURE REFLECTION - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Grey Male Juvenile (Class of 4)(Judge: Sharon Loner)

1st Place, ESTATES SATIN CLOUD - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Black Male Mature (Class of 1)(Judge: Sharon Loner)


1st Place, ESTATES VERTICASE II 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya White Male Juvenile (Class of 3)(Judge: Sharon Loner)


1st Place, ESTATES WEDDING TAPISTRY - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya White Female Yearling (Class of 10)(Judge: David Barboza)

1st Place, PATAGONIA ESTATES SAKIMA 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Black Male Two-Year-Old (Class of 3)(Judge: Sharon Loner)


1st Place, SNOWMASS PURE PASSION  - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Get of Sire (Animals used were:  ESTATES PURE REFLECTION, ESTATES PURELY APPRAISING, and ESTATES PASSIONATE FAITH)


2nd Place, ALPACA COUNTRY ESTATES/PATAGONIA ESTATES - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Breeders Best 3.  (We were also given the Blue Ribbon for Breeders Best 3!  We are excited about our breeding program, and the strides we have made in the twelve years in the business!)


2nd Place, ESTATES AKIAK - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Dark Male Yearling Bred and Owned (Class of 5)(Judge: Sharon Loner)


2nd Place,  ESTATES ANTONIO MIGUEL 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  -  Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Brown Male Yearling (Class of 8)(Judge:  Sharon Loner)


2nd Place, ESTATES BLACK SATIN - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Black Male Yearling (Class of 9)(Judge: Sharon Loner)


2nd Place, ESTATES DESERT DESERADO 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Light Grey Male Yearling (Class of 5)(Judge: Sharon Loner)


2nd Place, ESTATES LEGENDARY PICASSO - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Light Male Yearling(Class of 6)(Judge: Sharon Loner)(with comments of tight bundling and with uniformity of Color from the judge Sharon Loner) **1st Place was our Estates Purely Appraising

2nd Place, ESTATES MOONLIGHT LARZ 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya White Male Juvenile (Class of 3)(Judge: Sharon Loner) *1st Place was our Estates Verticase II


2nd Place,  ESTATES PASSIONATE FAITH2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Light Female Yearling (Class of 8)(Judge: David Barboza)

2nd Place, ESTATES SILVER SWAN - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Light Grey Female Yearling (Class of 3)(Judge: David Barboza) *Recently sold to Plum Creek Alpacas 

2nd Place, ESTATES TAKAMI  - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  -  Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya True Black Female Yearling (Class of 10)(Judge: David Barboza)


 3rd Place, ANDEAN'S PEGASUS OF COUNTRY ESTATES - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Get of Sire (Judges:  David Barboza & Sharon Loner)

3rd Place, ESTATES GODDESS OF LUCK 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya True Black Female Yearling (Class of 10)(Judge: David Barboza) *2nd Place was our Estates Takami

3rd Place, ESTATES HAIDEN 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya White Male Mature (Class of 4)(Judge: Sharon Loner)

3rd Place, ESTATES MAGIC MESSAGE 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Walking Fleece, Huacaya Grey Juvenile (Class of 3)(Judge: Sharon Loner) *Recently sold to Plum Creek Alpacas 

3rd Place, ESTATES SILVER BOREAS 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Dark Male Yearling Bred and Owned (Class of 5)(Judge: Sharon Loner)

3rd Place, ESTATES SWEET CHARLEMAGNE 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Brown Female Juvenile (Class of 3)(Judge: David Barboza)

 3rd Place, ESTATES THANE 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Light Grey Male Yearling (Class of 5)(Judge: Sharon Loner)

 4th Place, ESTATES GALENE 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Brown Female Yearling (Class of 5)(Judge: David Barboza)

 4th Place, ESTATES PURE FAITH 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Medium Fawn Female Yearling (Class of 8)(Judge: David Barboza)

 4th PlaceESTATES SILVER SWAN - 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Walking Fleece, Huacaya Grey Yearling - B (Class of 4)(Judge: Sharon Loner) *Recently sold to Plum Creek Alpacas 

 4th Place, ESTATES SIZLIN PASSION 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya White Female Yearling (Class of 10)(Judge: David Barboza)

5th Place, ESTATES PURE FAITH 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Walking Fleece, Huacaya Fawn Yearling (Class of 9)(Judge: Sharon Loner)

6th Place, ESTATES CREMONA CHALLENGE 2017 Western Alpaca Challenge  - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya True Black Female Yearling (Class of 10)(Judge: David Barboza)