Fun Facts About Llamas

A llama dressed in cultural clothing:

History of Llamas
  1. Llamas appear to have originated from the central plains of North America about 40 million years ago.
  2. They migrated to South America about three million years ago during the Great American Interchange.
  3. The llama is native to the high puna of the South American Andes.
  4. Native peoples have used llamas as pack animals for centuries.


If you would like to visit a local llama petting zoo, click on Carlson's Lovable Llamas

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