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Fiber / Scientific Data

Jun 1 20069.6 lbs
May 16 200522.1 um, 4.8 um SD, 21.6% CofV, 80 mm staple, 27.4 curve, 94.4% CF

Retired - dam / G.dam of winning crias

Reference only: My Sweet Tiramisu

ARI# 1025286   D.O.B. 8/6/2004

Huacaya, Female, Proven | White

5/8 Peruvian, 3/8 Chilean
Sire: Aussie Jack (Full Peruvian) | ARI# 823164  | white |
Dam: Grahm Cracker | ARI# 837544  | Medium Fawn |
Service Sire:     


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Tira was one of the original gems of our herd, refined and elegant but tough enough to be an awesome mom! You could not refute the inner brightness and shine of her healthy fiber that imparted excellent handle to this day. Her fiber length was great and her density awesome -- where other farms often asked if she had been sheared early for more than one year of growth! This density impressed the judges in the show ring.

Mike Safley really liked our girl at the 2006 GWAS. She was the first (he touched her on the way in) and most touched alpaca in the class. He could not take his eyes off her -- and why not, she was eye-catching! In his judge's comments, he said that she would be an excellent foundation female and to make sure to find her the right male! It's nice to know that one of the greatest alpaca 'founders' agrees with us!

Tira's first cria was born at an impressive +21 lbs., and this robust cria was up immediately and nursing. That's the kind of crias Tira has. When bred to whites and lights Tira has produced whites, but when bred to color Tira has produced color in her crias. Her first cria Kimberly-Sue was so fine and shiny that she caught the eye of an outside farm as juvenile and moved to their program. Her second cria was our lovely Song, who has gone on herself to produce fantastic crias in our herd. In addition, she has produced three males of color - a light fawn, a medium fawn and now a dark brown cria with a handsome face. We do love what Song is producing that we recommend breeding Tira back to Patriot for her next cria.

Tira is a mom with dense, well handled fleece that she passed onto her healthy, beautiful, and fast growing crias. We have decided to give Tira a break and retire her.


2005 1st @ New Mexico State Fair Alpaca Show; Jane Tellier
2005 1st @ ABR Fall Festival; Shannon McConnell
2006 3rd @ Great Western Alpaca Show; Mike Safely
2007 1st @ Alpacas in the Ozarks Fiber Spin-off; Diane Hilton: "This is a beautiful fleece."
2007 1st @ ABR Rocky Mountain Fleece Harvest Spin-off - Ruth Elvestad, Robyn Houts -- 98.5/100 points
2007 3rd @ OABA AlpacaFest Spin-Off; Elaine Harvey
2007 1st @ LA Deep South Spin-Off; Jennifer Paylor
2007 4th @ Carolina Classic Spin-Off
2008 3rd @ A-OK Blast Off Spin-Off
2008 1st @ MOPACA Invitational Handcrafter's Spin-Off - Jenny Sennote


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