Area Alpaca Breed Organizations
Great Lakes Alpaca Association
The Great Lakes Alpaca Association (GLAA) was formed in 1995 to promote the growth of the alpaca industry in the Great Lakes region. Our membership includes both new and established alpaca breeders.
Illinois Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association
IAOBA (Illinois Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association) is made of 34 farms and growing every day. The mission of the Illinois Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association is to band together to aid in the awareness and growth of the alpaca business in an educational, supportive, and honest manner.
Indiana Alpaca Association
The Indiana Alpaca Association (IAA) is a non-profit association of Indiana alpaca owners and breeders who are dedicated to promoting ethical conduct in the alpaca industry, public awareness of and interest in alpacas, their luxurious natural fiber, and related business interests.
Minnesota Alpaca Association
Ohio Alpaca Breeders Association
OABA was founded in the spring of 1997 as a cooperative based nonprofit organization. With a large concentration of farms based in Ohio, many needs were emerging that could be best met by a local organization. OABA is recognized as an affiliate of the national Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association (AOBA).
Pennsylvania Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association
Welcome to the Pennsylvania Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association (PAOBA), the official trade organization for alpaca breeders in the state of Pennsylvania. PAOBA is the national organization’s (AOBA) recognized affiliate for the state, and consists of nearly 200 like-minded alpaca owners.
Upper Midwest Alpacas
Upper Midwest Alpacas (UMA) is a group of alpaca owners and breeders in the upper Midwestern states, and an affiliate of the Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association (AOBA).