Thistledown's Agnes
Agnes is a striking and unusual fawn and white pinto female, with excellent conformation, soft lustrous fiber, black markings on her face and four little brown shoes! Her dam, Aurora, is a beautiful girl with outstanding conformation and beautiful fiber, who won a blue ribbon every time she set foot in a show ring. She also won a blue ribbon for her fleece at MaPaca 2004. Aurora is a Peruvian Mr President granddaughter, and her sire is the grey Patagonia's Ulysses, who had an AFD of 21 microns in his seventh year. Agnes is sired by Knightrider, our full Peruvian Champion black male, who has excellent density, crimp and handle and wonderful conformation and presence. Knightrider is a Champion, 5X blue ribbon-winner and 2X AOBA National ribbon winner. Agnes was bred with our award-winning Peruvian Presidio son, Tundra, in Fall 2007.

Awards: Agnes placed third in halter at the 2008 Virginia Classic, her first show. 

ARI# 1251685 Color: Fawn and White DOB: November 26, 2006 Unproven

Dam, Aurora
Agnes's dam, Aurora, has won a blue ribbon in every show she has entered, including Estes Park and MaPaca! An eye-catching dark fawn and white pinto princess, she has fineness, density and grey genetics out of Patagonia's herd. A daughter of the grey Ulysses, who at 6.5 years of age had a histogram of 21.7/ 4.6/ 21.2/ 5.3 > 30, Aurora is also a Mr. President granddaughter, with the personality, conformation and looks to match her outstanding heritage. 

Aurora's awards: Aurora placed first in halter at the 2002 Estes Park Wool Market, first at the 2002 HARTS Fall Fiber Festival, and first at Alpacas 4U, Lincoln NE 2002. In 2004, she won another blue ribbon in the MaPaca 2004 fleece show, with 200 fleeces in show.

Sire, PC Peruvian Knightrider

Agnes, March 2007
Agnes is sired by our Champion, 2X AOBA National ribbon-winning, full Peruvian, true black PC Peruvian Knightrider. The son of two true black Peruvian imports, 5Peruvian Black Ice and 6Peruvian Anastasia, Knightrider offers rare black West Coast genetics in a magnificent package, with excellent conformation and beautiful dense, crimpy fiber with great staple length and handle

Knightrider's awards: Knightrider is a multiple ribbon-winner, placing second in full fleece halter at the 2002 AOBA National Conference, second at the 2002 Eastern Alpaca Jubilee, second at the 2002 PAOBA Breeders Showcase and first at the 2002 MI Int. Alpacafest (shorn). The following year he placed first at the 2003 PAOBA Breeders Showcase, third at the 2003 AOBA National Conference, first at the 2003 SE PA Alpaca Show (shorn), and first at the 2003 NY Empire Extravaganza (shorn). In 2004 he rounded off his showring career by winning a blue ribbon and Reserve Color Championship at the Virginia Classic!

Agnes, March 2007