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Suri Alpaca Herdsires
ARI Number: 849642
D.O.B.: Sep 03 2003
Color: White
Dam: Akuti
Sire: PPeruvian Inca G4581
Fee: $2,000 restricted
Viho is one of the exquisite Inca sons that we have chosen to carry on Inca's genetic legacy within our suri herd.

Viho has what we refer to as an "elite suri fleece" characterized as a super fine fleece exhibiting extreme luster. At Chelsea Farms, we are working to unlock the genetics of the pre-conquest elite suri. The use of pedigrees, measurement of production characteristics and monitored performance will aid us in making intelligent and wise breeding and selection decisions. We believe that LCA Viho will be a key component in our quest to unlock the elite suri genetics of Incan times. A quick look at his show results emphasizes the quality of this exceptional herdsire. He has continued to win fleece shows at 4 years of age.

Senior Alonzo Burgos and Juan Chavez of Grupo Inca, Arequipa, Peru both agree that LCA Viho's fleece represents the ideal elite suri fleece. Senior Burgos said "I would love to have this young suri macho to use in our experimental alpaca breeding program, Pacomarco." This is possably the best comment we have ever recieved. Pacomarco is an alpaca breeding ranch located at 13,300 feet elevation in Puno, Peru. Its purpose is to breed exceptionally fine fleeced alpacas which can then be shared with the smaller breeders in Peru to improve their breeding programs.

Viho's offspring are stunners and those lucky few to have crias from him are thrilled with the results! After seeing Viho's first cria drop in 2007 and the ones who have followed, we are confident and secure in the future of the genetic improvement in our breeding program and in the key role Viho will play.

We are offering 5 outside breedings to Viho for 2012.

-1st Place AWE 2008 halter show(2 year and older)

-1st Place, Suri Network All Suri Fleece Show, white-mature 2007!
-1st place AOBA National 2005 fleece show
-Best Luster AOBA 2005 fleece show
-Reserve Color Champion AWE Fleece Show 2005
-1st Place AWE Fleece Show 2005
-1st Place Fleece PNAA Showcase 2005
-Light Color Champion PNAA Fleece 2005
-Best Luster PNAA Fleece 2005
-Light Color Champion MAPACA Fleece Show 2005
-1st Place MAPACA Fleece Show 2005
-Best Hand MAPACA Fleece Show 2005
-Best Luster MAPACA Fleece Show 2005
-1st Place AOBA Fleece to Fashion fleece show 2005
-Best of Show (Luster) AOBA Fleece to Fashion 2005
-Best of Show (fineness and handle) AOBA Fleece to Fashion 2005.
-1st Place PNAA Fleece Show 2004
-Reserve Color Champion AOBA National Conference 2004
-2nd Place AOBA National Conference 2004
-1st Place AWE 2004
-Color Champion AWE 2004
-2nd Place Breeders Best Three, AWE 2004 -2nd Place Futurity 2004
-2nd Place Get of Sire for 2P Inca, IAO 2004
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