Membership Meeting - March 8th

The 30th Annual Membership meeting was held in a new venue this year at the Cielo Estate Winery in Shingle Springs, near Placerville.

It was announced at the meeting that Greg & EstherSue Sykes were recognized with the Murray Fowler Award for their support and contributions to the camelid community.

Lora Crawford was recognized with the Lifetime Achievement award.

This year saw the election of a new slate of directors and officers for the organization.

Welcome our new Board Members:

Officers: (one year term)

Directors: (3 year term)



Thank You to our board members leaving office:

2014 Events!

We hope you are excited about the events planned for this year.  Here are some of the highlights;
Ranch Tours, Hikes, Clinics and Parades.
And we are still looking for volunteers to host ranch tours, lead hikes and participate in clinics and parades.  Just let a Board member know how you want to get involved.

So get on-board and help us plan for 2014.  We need your ideas, comments and help to keep CAL-ILA alive and contributing to the llama community.

Event Calendar

Make sure to check the calendar for full details about upcoming CAL-ILA and non-CAL-ILA events throughout the year. New events are posted often so, check back again or add an RSS feed .

Make a Difference

Volunteers keep the association alive and vital. We need your active participation to make ranch tours, clinics, llama hikes, play days and shows successful.

Get involved and help make this an organization that really meets the needs of the llama community
(that's you!).

Read More to see what you can do...




Membership Advantage

Don't miss the benefits, get join CAL-ILA or renew your membership now.


Application Form

As a member, you are a part of one of the most effective organizations in the camelid community.

The organization has funded important camelid medical and surgical research.  We have successfully fought local bans on camelids.  We have sponsored camelid study scholarships for working veterinarians.

Join us today to take full advantage of the groundbreaking initiatives CAL-ILA is leading.

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Photo: Sherry Halligan & Friends - Oregon Public Broadcasting