In the early evening, just after a noisy thunder storm, Samantha gave birth to a white male cria. We named him Rumbles. He was wet and shivering, and possibly a couple of weeks premature.
Our Cria Died
At Tin Dragon Cottages we have a small herd of alpacas that are part of our family. We were heart-broken for this precious little cria that was lost. The saga played out over two days and three nights.
If you are interested in learning more about alpaca births and crias, you can read a longer blog post on our alpaca shop site.