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3x Champion Ernesto Son!


Huacaya, Male, Unproven | Medium Brown

AOA# 32825305   D.O.B. 7/26/2013 (7 yrs), Full Chilean


8x Champ, JUDGE'S CHOICE, 7x CHAMP, 5x GET of SIRE


Huacaya, Male, Proven, Medium Brown, Full Chilean
ARI# 31497510 | DOB: 4/28/2005
Patagonia’s Ernesto is a magnificent light brown compact herdsire that improves every dam to her fullest potential. Before I purchased Ernesto, I bred numerous females to this dynamic male just to see what he could do. I discovered that I could take an average dam, breed her to Ernesto, and voila, he would produce a stunning offspring. This feat was proven when we had hundreds of the females assessed with their juvenile crias. Time and time again, the cria scored bette...
| AOA# 31497510  | Medium Brown 

| AOA# 31691055  | Light Brown  |

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Ernesto son!

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Mantecol comes from a long line of champions and he is carrying on the tradition. In 2014, he was awarded brown color champion at the 2014 TxOLAN Spectacular (class of 34). He received 1st Place and Reserve Champion at the 2014 GWAS (CC was our Antonio);1st place & Reserve Champion at the 2015 California Classic (CC was our Baccus); and a blue ribbon at the 2015 California Classic.

His sire, Patagonia’s Ernesto, is our superb Judge's Choice, 7x Champion & 5x Get of Sire award winning light brown herdsire. Ernesto is known for his excellence in fineness, extreme density, uniformity of micron, buttery handle, brightness and most notably, a fleece smothered, chiseled head.

Mantecol's maternal grandsire is our Patagonia’s Vittorio, whose show record consists of 10x ribbons including a First Place at The Futurity and a First Place at Buckeye Alpaca Show. Mantecol's maternal great-grandparents are renowned black herdsire Nishio and true black Patagonia’s Querida, a 2x Color Champion with three Blue Ribbons. Nishio was the Black Color Champion at AOA, the 2004 All-American Herdsire of the Year and the 2007 Reserve All-American Herdsire of the Year, plus other recognition. along with receiving an amazing 8x Get of Sire awards.


Color Champion, 2014 TxOLAN Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Brown Male Championship (Class of 34)(Judge: Cathy Merkley)
Reserve Champion, 2015 California Classic - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Dark Male Color Champion (Class of 18)(Judge: Sharon Loner) **Color Champion was our Patagonia's Baccus
Reserve Champion, 2014 GWAS - Halter, Huacaya Male Championship Brown (Class of 58)(Judge: Peter Kennedy) **Our Patagonia's Antonio was Color Champion
1st Place, 2015 California Classic - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Medium Brown Male Yearling (Class of 4)(Judge: Sharon Loner)
1st Place, 2014 TxOLAN Spectacular - Halter, Huacaya Med. Brown Juvenile Male (Class of 8)(Judge: Cathy Merkley)
1st Place, 2014 GWAS - Halter, Huacaya Juvenile Male - Med. Brown (Class of 10)(Judge: Peter Kennedy)
2nd Place, 2015 AOA National Show - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Dark Brown Male Yearling (Class of 7)(Judge: Jill MacLeod)
2nd Place, 2014 International Alpaca Odyssey (IAO) - Commercial Halter, Male Huacaya Weanling Brown (Class of 3)(Judges: Val Fullerlove & Ruth Elvestad)
3rd Place, 2014 MAPACA Eastern States Jubilee - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Juvenile Male Dark Brown (Judge: Helen Humphreys)
4th Place, 2015 CABA Classic - Halter, Full Fleece Huacaya Brown Male Yearling (Class of 6)(Judge: Wade Gease)

Updated 1/10/2019