Ohio Alpaca Breeders Association
AlpacaFest 2013 Registration is Open!
November 15th - 17th
Eastwood Expo Center, Niles, Ohio
Registration for Alpacafest is closed!
State of Ohio Livestock Care Standards for Camelids!
On April 19, 2011, the Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board voted to approve the proposed care standards for alpacas & llamas. If you wish to view or print out these standards, please click here
There are also general livestock care rules that apply to most livestock species in Ohio. Many of these rules also apply to alpacas. To view or print these standards, please click here
OABA Mission Statement
OABA was formed to combine the unique talents and efforts of all member farms in Ohio, regardless of size, allowing for more effective marketing, education and support, thereby facilitating success beyond those achievable as individuals. Join us today and begin to recognize the benefits for yourself.
- Free copy of "Ohio Alpaca Life" magazine delivered to your home 3 times a year
- Listing of your farm in"Ohio Alpaca Life", with live link to your website in online version
- 1/2 price advertising in "Ohio Alpaca Life" - reach a target-rich audience with your ad!
- Discounted stalling at Alpacafest - a world-class show that draws many breeders and the general public
- An easy way to network with and locate fellow breeders
- An easy way to form strategic alliances with other breeders
- Educational events at each quarterly meeting and other times throughout the year
- Web site traffic from this site
- 10 Free herdsire listings on this website
- Listing in our "Find-A-Farm" Feature on this website
- Combined marketing efforts of entire organization for all members
- Access to sell your Ohio made products in the OABA farm store booth
- Disounted Price on the Bi-Annual Camelid Vet conference - a daylong event held at OSU
We are very open to discussing other benefits and value we may be able to offer!