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The wool provided by llamas is lightweight, warm, and luxurious, making it a popular choice of spinners and weavers.
Jen Lapaglia - for years of dedicated service to the Erie Zoo
February 2020 : Ryan Ashcraft
March 2020 : Jason Shea
May 2020 : Della Pedano
June 2020 : The Pete Family; Doug Shaffer
September 2020 : Paul & Barbara Bond; Erie Biomat Staff
December 2020 : Mark & Sheila Dickey; Tamara Bell
Grasslands and shrub lands in western South America
3-4 feet tall
Around 15-20 years
grass, herbs, shrubs, lichen
cria born after an 11-12 month gestation
Overhunting and habitat loss by overgrazing