Castration technique for Llamas
MetadataShow full item record
Llamas and alpakas have gained and maintained popularity in the United States and Europe. Castration is the most common surgical procedure performed on llamas. It decreases the number of undesirable genetic characteristics, reduces the risk of behavioral problems such as aggression, allows males and females to run together without fear of unwanted pregnancy. In the following we will describe two methods of castrating a llama.