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Synonyms for alpaca

wool of the alpaca

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a thin glossy fabric made of the wool of the Lama pacos, or made of a rayon or cotton imitation of that wool

domesticated llama with long silky fleece


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Pasteurella multocida, miembro normal de la microbiota nasal de alpacas adultas (Barsallo, 1985), es un agente bacteriano frecuentemente aislado de casos de neumonia en alpacas (Cirilo, 2008), de alli que se sugiere que eventos de estres potenciados por factores ambientales como la epoca de lluvias y las heladas (Ameghino y De Martini, 1991) facilitarian su multiplicacion y la colonizacion de los alveolos pulmonares, especialmente en animales inmunosuprimidos (Yates, 1982); donde es posible aislar este agente bacteriano del tejido pulmonar (Guzman, 2011; Rosadio et al.
And Russell says he owes the idea for SMD Knitting to his eight alpacas.
Rescue worker Dianne Summers, who has rehomed more than 400 alpacas in a decade, has seen cases TRIPLE in the past three years.
But the stars of the show will be the alpacas normally found in the mountains of South America.
An important part of raising healthy alpacas is observing and predicting their behaviors.
We sought to assess whether alpacas could be infected by means of a natural (oronasal) route, to determine whether viral shedding occurred after reinfection, and to evaluate the development of serologic markers of protection.
The new notice has been designed to allow alpacas at a nearby breeding farm to cross the B4235 road, between Chepstow and Usk, safely.
AHERD of alpacas from a Northumberland farm will be sold today after its owners decided to sell up.
HUNDREDS of alpacas descended on Coventry at the weekend for a prestigious two-day show at the Ricoh Arena.
The rescue of a herd of 176 alpacas in dire need on an Oregon farm was coordinated earlier this year by Cross Creek Alpaca Rescue.
El analisis de los resultados demostro ausencia de modificaciones electrocardiograficos inducidas por la condicion de altura, salvo una menor frecuencia cardiaca y una mayor y significativa duracion de la sistole electrica ventricular (Q-TC) en los altiplanicos; y otro estudio trato de demostrar si la presencia de microquistes de Sarcocystes lamacanis en el corazon de alpacas producirian cambios electrocardiograficos, sin encontrar diferencias entre las alpacas normales y las infectadas (Bowler y Grandez, 2008).
HERDS of alpacas could roam the West Lancashire countryside if council chiefs approve plans for a new farm.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Alpacas, an animal species from camel family known for their high-quality wool, were transferred to Turkey with a plane from Australia to be examined by professors at Secuk University.
Veterinary Techniques for Llamas and Alpacas presents a complete, well-illustrated manual for veterinary techniques in llamas and alpacas, provides specific and detailed advice on particular procedures, and covers basic to advanced techniques--all with color photos throughout and website-supported information offering videos of many of the procedures.