The Heart of England Alpaca Group

Welcome to the Heart of England Alpaca Group

The Heart of England Alpaca Group was created to bring together alpaca owners across the counties of central England. We provide advice, help and learning through workshops, seminars and social events. We’re also proud to organise two of the largest alpaca shows in the calendar, the Spring Alpaca Fiesta at the end of April and the Autumn Fleece Show in October.
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Our membership spans the counties of Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Derbyshire, Essex, Gloucestershire, Hertfordshire, Lincolnshire, Norfolk, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Shropshire and Warwickshire. We have 3 former BAS Chairpersons, 5 current or retired judges and a wealth of experience within the alpaca industry.
More to the point we are a friendly group of alpaca enthusiasts, why not come along and join us.

Autumn Fleece Show 2015 - Entries open!!!!

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HoE Autumn Fleece Show

To be held at CS Alpacas on 27th September 2015. Alpaca breeders, we need your fleeces! We would like to have a large amount of suri fleeces like last year so send away! If you are attending the Alpaca Classic, Julia from CS Alpacas will take your fleeces from there.
LATEST NEWS - We are delighted to announce that our guest speaker will be Richard Williams and this is your chance to meet the creators of Alpaca Manager. This popular herd management software program is used to manage more alpacas than any other product on the market, with users in New Zealand, Australia, North America, United Kingdom, Europe and South Africa .  Whether you are an existing user with specific questions, or looking for a software product to help manage your herd, come along and see it in action.
The presentation will cover:
  • Adding animal records
  • Using the Animal Wizard to speed-up data entry
  • How to use animal husbandry worksheets
  • Tracking the progress of Matings
  • Managing your shearing records: with a more detailed demonstration of how you can use Alpaca Manager to prepare for shearing, print bag and fibre sample labels and record the shearing results

Autumn Fleece Show Sponsorship

An excellent opportunity to promote and showcase your business at one of the largest alpaca fleece shows in Europe.

Shearers & Mills etc.

By no means an exhaustive list of contacts, but one that will be added to over time to provide a central reference point for old and new HoEAG members

Autumn Fleece Show entry

Fleece show is to be held on 27th September at CS Alpacas. We want your fleeces!!!