— The Openherd Team

Winner's Circle 2021

Combined Show Placements for 2021 Shows (listed by date of competition)

2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular

February 11 - 13, 2021

Bridwell Ag Center, Wichita Falls, TX


Judges: 

Arturo Pena:  Halter, Get of Sire, Produce of Dam, Breeders Best Three

Amanda VandenBosch: Fleece Show, Walking Fleece and Performance

Wade Gease:  Walking Fleece (Fawn Only) 

Color Champion, ESTATES SPIRIT DANCER2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Fawn Male Championship (Class of 15)(Judge: Arturo Peña)

Reserve Champion, ESTATES PASSIONATE FEVER2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Light Male Championship (Class of 25)(Judge: Arturo Peña)

Reserve Champion, ESTATES SAKIMA'S BRAXTON 2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Black Male Championship (Class of 21)(Judge: Arturo Peña)

1st Place, ALPACA COUNTRY ESTATES RANCH2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Breeder's Best Three (Class of 4)(Judge: Arturo Peña)

1st Place, ESTATES LEILANI - 2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Brown Juvenile Female (Class of 5)(Judge:  Arturo Peña)

1st Place, ESTATES OBSESSION 2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Black Juvenile Male (Class of 10)(Judge: Arturo Peña)

1st Place, ESTATES PASSIONATE FEVER2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Light 2 Year Old Male (Class of 2)(Judge: Arturo Peña)

1st Place, ESTATES SATIN CLOUD'S SEBASTIAN 2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Black Mature Male (Class of 1)(Judge: Arturo Peña)

1st Place, ESTATES SPIRIT DANCER2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Fawn Yearling Male (Class of 7)(Judge: Arturo Peña)

2nd Place, ESTATES BARCELONA BEAUTY - 2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Black Yearling Female (Class of 5)(Judge:  Arturo Peña)

2nd Place, ESTATES HARMONIC PASSION 2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Fawn Yearling Female (Class of 7)(Judge:  Arturo Peña)

2nd Place, ESTATES SAKIMA'S BRAXTON 2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Black Yearling Male (Class of 8)(Judge: Arturo Peña)

2nd Place, SNOWMASS PURE PASSION - 2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya GET OF SIRE (Class of 6)(Judge: Arturo Peña)

3rd Place, ESTATES SATIN SWEETHEART - 2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Black Yearling Female (Class of 5)(Judge:  Arturo Peña)

3rd Place, ESTATES SILVER STRATUS2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Gray Juvenile Male (Class of 9)(Judge:  Arturo Peña)

3rd Place, PATAGONIA ESTATES SAKIMA 2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya GET OF SIRE (Class of 6)(Judge: Arturo Peña)

4th Place, ESTATES PURE WHITE GOLD 2021 TXOLAN Sweetheart Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Beige Yearling Male (Class of 7)(Judge: Arturo Peña)

 

 

 

2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes

 

February 11 - 13, 2021

 

Judge:  Wade Gease

 

 


Color Champion, ESTATES SAKIMA'S BRAXTON - 2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya Black Male Championship (Class of 21)(Judge:  Wade Gease)

Reserve Champion, ESTATES SATIN CLOUD'S SEBASTIAN - 2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Black Male Color Champion (Class of 21)(Judge:  Wade Gease)

1st Place, ESTATES PASSIONATE FEVER - 2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya Light 2 Year Old Male (Class of 2)(Judge:  Wade Gease)

1st Place, ESTATES SATIN CLOUD'S SEBASTIAN - 2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya Black Mature Male (Class of 1)(Judge:  Wade Gease)


1st Place, ESTATES SAKIMA'S BRAXTON - 2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya Black Yearling Male (Class of 8)(Judge:  Wade Gease)


1st Place, ESTATES SILVER STRATUS - 2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya Gray Juvenile Male (Class of 9)(Judge:  Wade Gease)


1st Place, SNOWMASS PURE PASSION - 2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya GET OF SIRE (Class of 6)(Judge Wade Gease) (Estates Passionate Fever)


2nd Place, ESTATES HARMONIC PASSION -2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya Fawn Yearling Female (Class of 6)(Judge:  Wade Gease)


2nd Place, ESTATES SATIN SWEETHEART 2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya Black Yearling Female (Class of 5)(Judge:  Wade Gease)


3rd Place, ESTATES BARCELONA BEAUTY2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya Black Yearling Female (Class of 5)(Judge:  Wade Gease)


3rd Place, ESTATES LEILANI -2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya Brown Juvenile Female (Class of 5)(Judge:  Wade Gease)


3rd Place, ESTATES PURE WHITE GOLD - 2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya Beige Yearling Male (Class of 7)(Judge:  Wade Gease)


3rd Place, PATAGONIA ESTATES SAKIMA - 2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya GET OF SIRE (Class of 6)(Judge Wade Gease)


4th Place, ESTATES SPIRIT DANCER 2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya Fawn Yearling Male (Class of 6)(Judge:  Wade Gease)


5th Place, ALPACA COUNTRY ESTATES RANCH- 2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya Breeder's Best Three (Class of 7)(Judge:  Wade Gease)


6th Place, ESTATES OBSESSION - 2021 TXOLAN Bluebonnet Stakes - Halter, Huacaya Black Juvenile Male (Class of 10)(Judge:  Wade Gease)

 

 

 

 


Alpaca Country Estates is a Ruby Sponsor of the

32nd Annual AOA National Alpaca Show


March 19-21, 2021


Judges:   

Wade Gease:  Huacaya Male & Production

Helen Testa:  Huacaya Female & Production


 

 

Alpaca Country Estates Ranch and Bed & Breakfast was honored to receive the Heirloom Cup at the 2021 AOA National Alpaca Show!

National Supreme Champion, ESTATES PURE PASSION ROSE LEGACYXXX - 2021 AOA National Alpaca Show - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Dark Female AOA National Supreme Champion (Class of 7)(Judges:  Wade Gease, Helen Testa, Amanda VandenBosch)

Color Champion, ESTATES SAKIMA'S BRAXTON - 2021 AOA National Alpaca Show - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Black Male Invited Champion (Class of 3)(Judge:  Wade Gease)

Color Champion, ESTATES PURE PASSION ROSE LEGACYXXX - 2021 AOA National Alpaca Show - Full Fleece Huacaya Fawn Female Invited Color Champion (Class of 3)(Judge:  Helen Testa)

Reserve Champion, ESTATES BARCELONA BEAUTY - 2021 AOA National Alpaca Show - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Black Female Invited Champion (Class of 4)(Judge:  Helen Testa)

Reserve Champion, ESTATES PASSIONATE FEVER - 2021 AOA National Alpaca Show - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Light Male Invited Champion (Class of 3)(Judge:  Wade Gease)

Reserve Champion, PATAGONIA ESTATES SAKIMA - 2021 AOA National Alpaca Show - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Black Male Championship (Class of 24)(Judge:  Wade Gease)

1st Place, ESTATES PURE PASSION ROSE LEGACYXXX - 2021 AOA National Alpaca Show - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Fawn Female Invited Champion (Class of 3)(Judge:  Helen Testa)

1st Place, PATAGONIA ESTATES SAKIMA - 2021 AOA National Alpaca Show - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Black Mature Male (Class of 1)(Judge:  Wade Gease)

1st Place, ESTATES SAKIMA'S BRAXTON - 2021 AOA National Alpaca Show - Halter, Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Black Male Invited Champion (Class of 3)(Judge:  Wade Gease)

2nd Place, ESTATES BARCELONA BEAUTY - 2021 AOA National Alpaca Show - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Black Female Invited Champion (Class of 4)(Judge:  Helen Testa) *1st Place was Color Champion

2nd Place, ESTATES PASSIONATE FEVER - 2021 AOA National Alpaca Show - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Light Male Invited Champion (Class of 3)(Judge:  Wade Gease)

3rd Place, ESTATES SPIRIT DANCER - 2021 AOA National Alpaca Show - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Fawn Male Invited Champion (Class of 6)(Judge:  Wade Gease)

 

 

 

17th Annual Buckeye Alpaca Show


March 27-28, 2021


Judges:


Amanda VandenBosch – Male Huacaya & Bred and Owned Males


Sharon Loner – Female Huacaya & Bred and Owned Female

Color Champion,ESTATES PASSIONATE FEVER 2021 Buckeye Alpaca Show - Halter,  Huacaya Light Male Championship (Class of  )(Judge: Amanda VandenBosch)

1st Place, ALPACA COUNTRY ESTATES RANCH 2021 Buckeye Alpaca Show - Halter,  Huacaya Breeder's Best Three (We selected Estates Picasso's Charism, Estates Spirit Dancer, and Estates Passionate Fever to represent our breeding program.)(Class of 2)(Judges: Amanda VandenBosch & Sharon Loner)

1st Place, ESTATES PASSIONATE FEVER 2021 Buckeye Alpaca Show - Halter,  Huacaya Light 2 Year Old Male (Class of  2)(Judge: Amanda VandenBosch)


2nd Place, ESTATES SILVER STRATUS 2021 Buckeye Alpaca Show - Halter, Huacaya Light Silver Gray Juvenile Male (Class of 6)(Judge: Amanda VandenBosch) Judge's Comments -"Upright stature, fleece has excellent density, soft handle and uniform into the extremities"

2nd Place, ESTATES ULTIMATE PRIMO 2021 Buckeye Alpaca Show - Halter, Huacaya Black 2 Year Old Female (Class of 2)(Judge:  Sharon Loner)  Judge said they were a close pair.  The first place took the color champion

2nd Place, PATAGONIA ESTATES SAKIMA 2021 Buckeye Alpaca Show - Halter, Huacaya Black Mature Male (Class of  2)(Judge: Amanda VandenBosch) *The first place winner took the Black Color Male Championship

3rd Place, ESTATES SILVER GOLD STRATUS 2021 Buckeye Alpaca Show - Halter,  Class of 7)(Judge: Sharon Loner)  Judge's Comments - "Top in Conformation, substance of bone, Beautiful head.  Lots of tight fleece.

4th  Place, ESTATES BARCELONA BEAUTY 2021 Buckeye Alpaca Show - Halter, Huacaya Black Yearling Female (Class of 9)(Judge:  Sharon Loner)


4th Place, PATAGONIA ESTATES SAKIMA 2021 Buckeye Alpaca Show - Halter,  Huacaya Get of Sire (Class of 4)(Judge: Amanda VandenBosch)  In Get of Sire males represented were all white to fawn, except for our Get of Sire who is black.  We chose Silver Stratus, Barcelona Beauty, and Ultimate Primo to represent their sire, Patagonia Estates Sakima.  Judges commented that the three were all very close with their fleece structure, density, excellent confirmation, and beautiful head style. 


6th Place, ESTATES OBSESSION 2021 Buckeye Alpaca Show - Halter, Huacaya True Black Juvenile Male (Class of  8)(Judge: Amanda VandenBosch) Judge's Comments - "Substance of bone, excellent style and dense fleece"


ESTATES LILIKOI ANNE 2021 Buckeye Alpaca Show - Halter, Huacaya Med. Brown Juvenile Female (Class of 11)(Judge:  Sharon Loner)  Lilikoi Anne got the gate in a class of Medium Brown Juvenile Female.  Judge Sharon Loner after seeing ever animal walk into the ring said, "Do we have 11 blue ribbons, and wished she could present everyone a ribbon since they were all phenomenal.  


 

 


2021 The Futurity


April 9-12, 2021


Judges:  Kevin O'Leary & Arturo Pena



Judge's Choice, ESTATES PURE PASSION ROSE LEGACYXXX - 2021 The Futurity - Halter, Full Fleece Judge's Choice (Class of )(Judges:  Kevin O'Leary and Arturo Pena)


Color Champion, ESTATES PURE PASSION ROSE LEGACYXXX - 2021 The Futurity - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Fawn Female Color Championship (Class of )(Judges:  Kevin O'Leary and Arturo Pena)


1st Place, ESTATES PURE PASSION ROSE LEGACYXXX - 2021 The Futurity - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Fawn Female (Class of )(Judge:  Arturo Pena)