There are actually no wild alpacas. Instead, the alpaca is the domesticated version of the vicuΓ±a, which are also related to llamas. chillavalleyalpacas.co.uk…
Llamas that spend too much time around humans are prone to BERSERK LLAMA SYNDROME. Such llamas believe that humans are fellow llamas, and sneak up behind them to attack. taylorllamas.com/BMS.html
Llamas can be used as guards against coyote attacks on sheep herds. Studies have proven that just one guard llama is an effective protector and can even kill the attacking coyotes. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gua…
Camels and llamas originated from modern day North America roughly 44 million years ago. They later, along with early horses, migrated to Asia across the Bearing land bridge. The last camel in North America was known as the Camelops and lived there until the middle Pleistocene. nps.gov/hafo/learn/nature…
A Guard Llama is a real thing, not a joke. They are used in the Western USA by ranchers to guard livestock. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gua…
Peru has a Hospital Ship STILL IN SERVICE that was built in 1862, and still runs on it's original stream engine that is fueled with dried llama dung. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BAP…
Freddie Mercury ended a potential collab with Michael Jackson because he felt uncomfortable with Jackson's pet llama in the studio. billboard.com/articles/ne…
In 1983 Michael Jackson and Freddie Mercury worked on a handful of duets that were never finished because Freddie didn't get along with MJ's pet llama, Louie, whom MJ insisted on bringing along to the studio. The duets were finally cobbled together and released in 2013. billboard.com/articles/ne…
A baby llama is called a cria en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cri…
Mama llama's hum to their babies and can spit from three different stomachs depending on how much they don't like you. animalcorner.co.uk/animal…
When the Incas first saw horses brought over by the Spanish in the 1530s they described them as "Large Llamas with Silver Shoes" researchopen.lsbu.ac.uk/1…
Berserk llama syndrome or berserk male syndrome is a psychological condition suffered by human-raised llamas and alpacas that can cause them to exhibit dangerously aggressive behavior toward humans. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ber…
Camels originated in North America some 45 million years ago, and roamed as far north as the Arctic. 3-5 million years ago, they crossed the Bering land bridge to Eurasia and eventually migrated south. They also ambled down to South America, where they evolved into llamas and alpacas. history.com/news/giant-an…
A VicuΓ±a is a llama like animal that can only be shorn from every two to three years, thus producing the most expensive fabric in the world: vicuΓ±a wool. aluxurytravelblog.com/201…
Today I learned of guard llamas. Guard llamas are used in the protection of livestock like sheep and goats. They may make an alarm call that sound like a rusty hinge, or herd their charges into a tight group. They have been know to kill coyotes and other predators. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lla…
Michael Jackson and Freddie Mercury collaborated with each other in the 80s, but Mercury broke it off because Jackson kept bringing in his pet llama to the recording studio entertainment.time.com/20…
Llamas are sometimes used to guard herds of sheep. Studies have shown that a single guard llama can be an effective deterrent against coyote attacks en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gua…
Domesticated llamas that are given too much attention by humans can suffer from a psychological disorder called Berserk Llama Syndrome, where the llamas view their handlers as fellow llamas, and actually become more violent and aggressive towards them en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ber…
Llama/Alpaca "spit" is not just saliva. When very upset, they can spit stomach contents. It's green, and has a very powerful stench that is difficult to remove. llamasintheraw.com/llama-…
The scientific name for llamas is lama glama nationalgeographic.com/an…
Llamas can be very effective for protecting sheep, goats, hens or other livestock. In certain regions, studied showed that they lowered the the kill rate of livestock by predators from 21% to 7%. There have been documented cases of Guard Llamas killing coyotes or dogs to protect the herd. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gua…
Guard llamas are real thing and they can tear an animal apart with their teeth and sharp nails. They are used to protect farm animals from coyotes and foxes. Most llamas also have innate dislike for canines and will chase and attack such intruders with "extreme prejudice". realtor.com/advice/home-i…
Freddi Mercury and Michael Jackson planned to do a collab, but Michael Jackson brought a llama into the studio causing the two the split ways. guestlist.net/article/539…
Today I learned of the llama spit pregnancy test. If a female llama is suspected to be pregnant, breeders observe whether she lets a male mate with her. If she refuses by spitting at the male, she is probably pregnant. thealpacaplace.co.nz/arti…
Guard llamas will protect livestock and have even been known to kill predators such as coyotes en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gua…
A guard llama is a llama, guanaco, alpaca or hybrid that is used in farming to protect sheep, goats, hens or other livestock from coyotes, dogs, foxes and other predators. wikipedia.org/wiki/Guard_…
Freddie Mercury of Queen intended to record multiple duets with Michael Jackson, but after recording one song he dropped out of any further collaborations because he felt uncomfortable working with Jackson's pet llama in the studio en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mr.…
In the 1980s pop juggernauts Michael Jackson and Freddie Mercury were making a highly anticipated album together but had a falling out after finishing only three tracks. Michael objected to Freddie's excessive cocaine use, and Freddie didn't want Michael's pet llama Louie in the studio. modernnotion.com/how-a-ll…
Micheal Jackson and Freddy Mercury were working on recording music together, until Jackson brought a llama to the studio. entertainment.time.com/20…
A camel and a llama can have a hybrid urbantitan.com/10-amazing…
In Bolivia, llama fetuses are buried under the walls of new houses to protect the site from evil spirits, and as an offering to the goddess Pachamama. Thousands of llama fetuses are sold every month at the Witch's Market in La Paz. reuters.com/article/us-re…
Today I learned of 'Berserk Llama syndrome',' a condition in which Llamas and Alpacas closely raised by humans can become aggressive towards them en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ber…
Michael Jackson and Freddie Mercury were going to make a collaborative album but Freddie quit because Jackson demanded his pet llama come into the studio with him. entertainment.time.com/20…
If a llama is bottle-fed or over-socialized then when mature they will treat humans as a llama, with bouts of spitting, kicking, and neck wrestling. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lla…
Today I learned of the "garden" at Qorikancha, an Incan temple located in Cuzco. The garden had gold, silver, and copper replications of corn, llamas, and people. khanacademy.org/humanitie…
Freddie Mercury abandoned recording demos with Michael Jackson in 1983 because Jackson insisted on keeping his llama with him in the recording studio. thestrut.com/2013/07/29/f…
Winamp took their slogan "It really whips the llama's ass!" from a song by an infamous, schizophrenic outsider-musician and visual artist named Wesley Willis. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wes…
Llamas have been artificially inseminated with camels to create camas en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cam…
Donkeys and llamas are effective shepherds sheep101.info/201/guardia…
The scientific name of Llamas is 'Lama Glama' animals.nationalgeographi…
Freddie Mercury cancelled a duet with Michael Jackson in the 1980s because Jackson insisted on bringing his llama to the studio contactmusic.com/news/lla…
The scientific name for llamas is "Lama glama" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lla…
Llamas are born with an extra pair of fighting teeth that they use to bite off other males' testicles, making them the only fertile male in the group. wattpad.com/24835143-the-…
Llamas are used as guardian animals for sheep and other livestock. More than half of those surveyed have reduced predator losses by 100% after starting to use shepherd llamas. news.nationalgeographic.c…
Michael Jackson and Freddie Mercury collaborated with each other in the 80s, but Mercury broke it off because Jackson kept bringing in his pet llama to the recording studio entertainment.time.com/20…
A Camel can be bred with Llama to create a Cama en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cam…
Origins of beef jerky lies in Central Andean region within the Quechuan culture.Quechuan culture used dried camelid meat ( Alpaca, Llama, Viqunja etc). The dried meat was called Ch’arki in Quechuan language. jerky.com/pages/history-o…
A convoy of 19 elephants, a zebra, a llama, and a pony had to walk through the Lincoln Tunnel into New York City during a railroad strike on May 17, 1971 untappedcities.com/2015/0…
The scientific name for a llama, it's Lama Glama. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/L…
Male llamas have a separate set of "fighting teeth", grown expressly to attack and bite off the testicles of other males shagbarkridge.com/info/te…

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