Farm News

April 12, 2015
Ribbons at the AO Spring Show 2015
We are truly delighted that our 3 juvenile alpacas registered in the Alpaca Ontario Spring Show 2015 won a total of 4 ribbons including one Color Champion! Here are the results: Sutton's Sierra: 1st place Juvenile Female Light et Colour Champion Female Light Sutton's Tamara: 1st place Juvenile Female Black - younger Sutton's Pandora: 6th place Juvenile Female Grey



February 26, 2015
2015 SPRING SALE EVENT
Saturday February 28 to Sunday March 29. We are making space in our boutique for a wide variety of new items and alpaca knitted creations. Take advantage of our Spring Sale Event to save 10% to 40% on a great variety of alpaca products such as trendy accessories, thermal socks and ready-to-wear for both men and women. Visit our Boutique section on our website to see our extended hours of opening for the 2015 Spring Break.



December 10, 2014
Holiday Opening Hours
With the Holidays just around the corner, we will be offering extended opening hours between December 20 and January 4. Here is our Holiday schedule; Saturday December 20 to Sunday January 4; 11am to 4pm Closed December 24, 25, 26 & December 31, January 1 & 2.



October 29, 2014
Two ribbons at the CNCC 2014
A great surprise at the Canadian National Cavalcade of Champions 2014 held last weekend in Orangeville, ON. Our beautiful grey girl Tasmine was entered in the pre-qualifier round on Friday and went on to win 1st place in the Yearling Female Grey category! Roxy also won 4th place in the Yearling Female Brown category. We are very pleased with those results and look forward to the next Canadian National Cavalcade of Champions.



April 28, 2014
Sutton Alpacas wins its first ribbons!
Last weekend marked a milestone for Sutton Alpacas as it participated in its first alpaca judgement show. It was the 1st Full Fleece Alpaca Show organized by the Quebec Alpaca Association which was held on Saturday April 26 in Drummondville, Quebec. The participation level turned out to be higher than expected with a total of almost 40 farms and 225 alpacas registered for this event. All of our 5 alpacas registered for this event came out with a ribbon, including a Reserve Colour Champion ribbon which turned out to be one of our biggest surprises of the weekend! We were awarded three 2e places, one 3rd place, one 4th place and a Reserve Colour Champion in the Brown Female category. We are absolutely delighted by these results and we already look forward to our next alpaca show!



April 7, 2014
Sutton Alpacas welcomes Ariya Fonzi's Clijsters
Sutton Alpacas is happy to announce that Ariya Fonzi's Clijsters has arrived on our farm. Clijsters is a beautiful white female that is expecting a cria at the end of May out of Ulysses's Nitro of Amber Autumn. We are truly delighted by her and cannot wait to see her new cria this summer.



December 14, 2013
Opening Hours for the Holidays
Sutton Alpacas is opened for the Holidays! Discover our alpacas, the wonderful site where we raise them and the great selection of alpaca products available in our on-site boutique. Find a ton of great gift ideas such as winter accessories, hand knitted products, slippers and stuffed toy animals. Come and meet us and leave with unique gifts which will certainly rejoice your love ones for the Holidays and keep them cozy and warm during the colder season! A fun activity that the whole family will enjoy! Opening hours during the holiday period: Saturday December 21 to Sunday January 5: 11am to 4pm CLOSED on: December 24, 25, 31 & January 1



November 28, 2013
Sutton Alpacas at Sutton's Christmas Market
Come and meet us at the 3rd edition of Sutton’s Christmas Market on Saturdays and Sundays, November 30, 1st, 7th & 8th of December 2013. Sutton’s Christmas Market will again this year regroup a wide variety of local artists, designers and agri-food producers of the Brome-Missisquoi region. Shop for your holiday gifts in the heart of Sutton’s Village in a unique Christmas setting. We will be offering a wide variety of alpaca products as well as a great selection of hand knitted products at our kiosk which will be located in the Salle Alec et Gérard Pelletier. Come and meet us, discover our wonderful alpaca products and leave with unique gifts which will certainly rejoice your love ones for the Holidays and keep them cozy and warm during the colder season! Please note that our Boutique will be closed for those two Christmas Market weekends but we will be returning to normal business hours on December 14th.



October 12, 2013
Grand Opening of Sutton Alpacas!
Join us in celebrating the Grand Opening of Sutton’s newest agritourism attraction this Thanksgiving weekend! Discover our alpacas as well as our enchanting site. Video presentations, guided tours, on-site boutique with unique gift ideas and more! Guided tours are free for the weekend! OPENING HOURS - THANKSGIVING WEEKEND: Saturday, Sunday and Monday: 10:00am to 5:00pm



October 3, 2013
Our on-site Boutique is finally ready!
We are happy to announce that our on-site Boutique is opened! We carry a variety of transformed products made with the un-dyed, natural fiber of our own alpacas as well as a wide selection of high end ready-to-wear clothing for both men and women. Visit our boutique and discover the undeniable softness and comfort of alpaca products for yourself. BOUTIQUE OPENING HOURS: Saturday and Sunday: 10:00am to 5:00pm



May 7, 2013
Sutton Alpacas welcomes High Plains Brooklyn
We are absolutely delighted to announce that Sutton Alpacas has a new herd member! The beautiful High Plains Brooklyn has joined us and we could not be happier with her arrival! Brooklyn is a stunning true black female with an impeccable conformation, a beautiful head style and an exquisite fleece. She comes from a line of black champions so we are looking forward to including her in our breeding program in the spring of 2014 as she definitely has the genetics to produce champion black offspring.



March 18, 2013
The new herdsire shelter is completed
Sutton Alpacas is happy to announce that the construction of the new Herdsire shelter is completed! The new shelter – which we refer to here as "The Herdsire’s Palace"! – looks great and will be a convenient addition to our farm layout! We are currently finalizing all of the fencing and we should be ready to move all of our males to their new shelter in April.



January 4, 2013
Sutton Alpacas welcomes Ariya Cozmo's Prince
We are absolutely excited about the newest addition to our herd! We started 2013 with the acquisition of Ariya Cozmo’s Prince, a beautiful true black junior male who is truly a champion herdsire in the making. Prince has won 1st place Yearling Male Black (out of 5 entries) and 1st place Colour Champion Black at the 2012 CNASF East Futurity Show held in Orangeville this last October. To add to this, his sire Cozmo of Amber Autumn won the very prestigious award of the Sire’s Cup. We are expecting great things from Prince and we are very happy to welcome him on our farm!



December 16, 2012
The new herdsire shelter is almost completed
We are happy to announce that our males will have a new home very shortly! We are in the process of building a new shelter for them which will give access to 4 different pastures. Their new home should be completed in late winter or by early spring 2013.



September 7, 2012
Our first alpacas have arrived!
Today has marked a great day for Sutton Alpacas! We have welcomed home our first 8 alpacas. The grey crew as we call them here have arrived on our farm after leaving Vancouver Island 6 days ago. Everyone was in great shape and eager to discover their new surroundings. We are truly excited about their arrival on our farm as it marks the beginning of our new and amazing alpaca venture!



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