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RICO DE PERU

ARI NUMBER :826581. This truly gorgeous 100% true black Peruvian male just keeps getting better! 1st place AOBA Nationals in 2007! Rico has excellent presence, an extremely handsome head and very strong bone. The girls love him and appreciate his heartfelt attention.

His two younger sisters have taken first place at AOBA Nationals in 2003 & 2004 and now RICO HIMSELF took FIRST PLACE at AOBA Nationals in 2007 for his mature black fleece! WOW!

Rico has a rich, extremely soft, dense fleece with fantastic hand. His fleece produces the silkiest, shiniest yarns! Few true black males are producing black offspring at the consistency level that Rico is producing. Color, gorgeous head, strong bone and phenomenal hand are his trademark!

His crias are now winning blue ribbons in the show ring including a true black blue ribbon winner at the 2005 AOBA National Spin Off (score 94.5 out of 100), a rose gray blue ribbon winner and a fawn offspring with a ribbon from the 2005 AOBA National fleece show in Utah! One of his daughters has taken TWO PURPLES!! Yes, First Kiss is now wearing the purple CHAMPION ribbon AND has just brought home the Reserve Champion banner!!!!!!! YES! Rico is producing CHAMPION offspring!!

Awards Received

1st place Southern Select 2003;
RESERVE COLOR CHAMPION 2003 Southern Select;
2nd place Kentucky Classic 2003;
2003 AOBA Nationals 5th place in composite;
2004 AOBA Nationals 5th place in fleece
2005 2nd place Palmetto Classic fleece
2007 FIRST PLACE AOBA NATIONAL FLEECE SHOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Owned By: Destiny Alpacas
1952 Gibson Road
Young Harris, GA 30582

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