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Diego's Fiber

Beautiful Heads!

Diego's Tuxedo Grey Cria


Typey Head

Extreme Density, Fineness & Uniformity!

Morning Star's Don Diego (deceased)

ARI# 30493339   D.O.B. 7/24/2006  (14 yrs)

Huacaya, Male, Proven | Dark Silver Grey

Sire: Emerald Farms Rincon Cloud | ARI# 848093  | Light Silver Grey 
Dam: Wildwood Dream Diamond Storm | ARI# 1362305  | Light Silver Grey, True Black 

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His fiber results at just shy of 9 years old are amazing!
2015 Histogram - AFD 20.5; SD 4.4; CV 21.2; %>30 3.3; CF 96.3; still this fineness at 9 years of age for grey is amazing!

His biopsy follicle test (via Ian Watt) is even more impressive!
Density - 62.8/mm with a Secondary:Primary fiber ratio of 13.1:1.
Only 3 grey alpacas have ever tested higher in density and no grey alpacas have a higher S:P ratio (in fact, only 7 alpacas in ANY color have a higher S:P ratio - including white!). You'll have trouble finding a grey to put up a combination of those kinds of numbers anywhere!

And Diego’s lineage is impressive, too - PPeruvian Pluro, Danko, grandsire Crescent Moon’s Rayo Del Sol (6x Grand Color Champ) and Sire Emerald Farms Rincon Cloud, 2005 AOBA Silver Nat’l Grand Champion, are enough reason to want him in your breeding program!

And if that wasn't enough, check out his EPDs!

Diego has many cria on the ground & every one of them is lovely. He is clearly passing on his amazing fineness to his cria.

2014 Epic Alpaca Cria Histograms
-- Avenger – 15.23 AFD
-- Baratheon – 15.3 AFD
-- Ophelia – 15.6 AFD
-- Antoinette – 17.98 AFD
-- Lazarus – 18.4 AFD


Previous Cria Histograms
-- Jacob at age 2 - 16.7 AFD
-- Joshua at age 3 - 16.4 AFD
-- Levi at age 2 - 20.1 AFD

Relatives' Histograms
-- Diamond (Mom) at age 12 - 23.00 AFD
-- Black Pearle (Maternal Sister) at age 5 - 17.52 AFD
-- Angel (Maternal Sister) at age 7 - 21.89 AFD
-- Axel Cloud (Paternal Brother) at age 6

Diego’s string of blues began in ’07 with a rave review from Judge Wade Gease: “This young man had a presence as soon as he entered the ring…his feet glided across the grass, his toes pointed straight ahead…he’s consistent throughout…good density and wonderful fineness…beautiful conformation”. That was just the beginning followed by Wade praising him again at AlpacaMania for his “exceptional conformation, extreme fineness, beautiful crimp and consistent fiber character”. He continued to stock pile blues and more at every show and fiber exhibition he went to until he began breeding.

Diego has a sweet personality, isn’t skittish and comes right to us or visitors. His fiber is exceptional and buttery fine, his micron stats have always been great for a light animal let alone his coloring! They rank right alongside with some of the best in the nation! His fineness, luster, excellent dense coverage, beautiful typey head and strong bone structure will add great qualities to any herd.

Thanks to Epic Alpacas & Patagonia Estates for giving us an opportunity to own this amazing boy!

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Last of the line!
D.O.B. 9/15/2018 (2 yrs)
Huacaya, Male| True Black, Unproven
Sire: Morning Star's Don Diego (deceased)
Dam: Wintercreek's Nessa

Cascade Rose Alpacas - Carnation, WA

D.O.B. 8/19/2018 (2 yrs)
Huacaya, Male| White, Light Silver Grey, True Black, Unproven
Sire: Morning Star's Don Diego (deceased)
Dam: Palladium's Blue Moon Of ACRF

Cascade Rose Alpacas - Carnation, WA

D.O.B. 9/6/2018 (2 yrs)
Huacaya, Male| Dark Silver Grey, Unproven
Sire: Morning Star's Don Diego (deceased)
Dam: Picasso's Chiquita

Cascade Rose Alpacas - Carnation, WA

D.O.B. 9/11/2018 (2 yrs)
Huacaya, Female| Medium Brown, Unproven
Sire: Morning Star's Don Diego (deceased)
Dam: 3DS' Valeria

Cascade Rose Alpacas - Carnation, WA

D.O.B. 8/16/2018 (2 yrs)
Huacaya, Male| White, Medium Silver Grey, True Black, Unproven
Sire: Morning Star's Don Diego (deceased)
Dam: Hickory's Chickory

Cascade Rose Alpacas - Carnation, WA

Updated 9/8/2020