Menifee couple finds burgeoning passion in alpaca farming

Menifee couple finds burgeoning passion in alpaca farming

Art and Val Bradford are embarking on an adventure that few might consider as they approach their golden years: raising alpacas, the slightly smaller camelid cousins of llamas. On their farm in Menifee are huacaya alpacas of varying colors, genders and ages. The animals can be seen gathering together, eating and enjoying the Southern California […]

The Alpaca Hacienda hosts 9th annual Open Ranch Day

The Alpaca Hacienda hosts 9th annual Open Ranch Day

TEMECULA—On Saturday, Sept. 26 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., The Alpaca Hacienda will open its gates to the community in celebration of National Alpaca Farm Days. The event is free and sure to delight animal lovers of all ages. Visitors will be able to see and hand feed an array of gentle alpacas, raised […]