Funny Peruvian Llamas

funny peruvian llamas
Funny peruvian llamas

Funny Peruvian Llamas | Peru is famous for Machu Picchu – a world heritage site located up high in a mountain ridge above the Sacred Valley – and … Llamas! Similar to sheep, domesticated llamas and their smaller relatives the alpacas also get shaved every once in a while. That’s common practice in large parts of Peru. Here are some funny snapshots of shaved Llamas and Alpacas – taken by tourists roaming around in Peru.

Topping Machu Pichu: Funny Peruvian Llamas

Better than Machu Pichu: Shaved Llamas
Overlooking Machu Pichu: a Llama
Funny Peruvian Llamas
Llamas seem to know their limits. If you try to overload a llama with too much weight, it is likely to lie down or simply refuse to move.
Better than Machu Pichu: Funny Peruvian Llamas
Llama poop has almost no odor. Peruvian farmers refer to llama manure as “llama beans.” It makes great eco-friendly fertilizer.
Funny Peruvian Llamas Shaved Llamas
Yarn made from llama fiber is soft and lightweight, yet remarkably warm.
Funny Peruvian Llamas
Difference between Llama and Alpaca? Llamas are generally about twice the size of alpacas. Alpacas have short, pointy ears, whereas llamas have longer ears that stand straight up and give them an alert look.
Better than Machu Pichu: Shaved Llamas
Llamas don’t bite. They spit when they’re agitated
Funny Peruvian Llamas Better than Machu Pichu: Shaved Llamas
Baby Llama no need no drama.
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Funny Peruvian Llamas. By Chili & Churp | © International Destinations | Read more about travel destinations in Latin America.