Handsome Polo on a Walk

What did we do before Google!

Here at Dartmoor Llamas we have been extremely busy, so busy that I have completely forgotten I was supposed to write a blog every couple of weeks!  I alway think that when the Devon County Show arrives so has Summer, well it has come and gone and I think Summer has also come and gone.…


All Change and Llama haircuts

As usual it is manic here, we don’t like to take things easy and when we do something we like to do it properly. Over the last few months it has become clear to us that if we want to continue with Alpacas and llamas then things had to change.  since the onset of our…


Dartmoor Four Season in one day.

We have been very busy with walks this spring, the busiest we have ever been really.  It is always difficult with the weather at this time of year.  I always say that walking with Llamas should be fun! so walking on Dartmoor with horizontal rain and the wind blowing a hoolly is not what I…


A little bit of Llama Husbandry

A little bit of Llama husbandry this afternoon, a toe nail trim for Leo. Leo’s toe nails on his back feet seem to grow really quickly, but getting hold of a Llamas back leg is a bit of a mission so we try to cut his nails whilst he is standing on hard ground.  He…



Pre Easter

The week before Easter is alway a bit hectic around here, we are usually rushing around getting everything ready for the fore-coming Holiday season.  This week we had the last three windows in our Holiday cottages replaced and what a difference, the new ones have a large pane of glass giving uninterrupted views over the…


The next generation

Along with our Llamas we have a herd of Huacaya Alpacas and every year we have between 4 and 8 Alpaca Cria born. In 2015 we had 6, 3 females and 3 males,  the 3 females were sold with their mums at the end of the year leaving us with the 3 males.  Wilbur, Winston…


Dartmoor Llamas get great Reviews

Dartmoor Llama Walks has been running now for eight years and we get busier year on year.  We always try to improve the way we do things, learning new things about our animals, the Moorland we are walking on, the history of the area.  Really we are trying to improve the experience we give to…


New Llama Walking Website Now Live

We are pleased to announce that our new website is now live.  We hope you find it informative and enjoy looking at our pictures.  You can meet our team of Alpacas and Llamas and make a booking to take a guided Llama walk on Dartmoor.