The alpacas were special guests to this lovely wedding!

The alpacas were lucky to be invited to this amazing wedding on site - where they had a great time in the sun and enjoyed meeting & mingling with all the guests! Please see some pictures below of this great day... Congrats guys! #johnmuiralpacas…

Ouzo and friends had a visit to Haddington Care Home

Back in April our lovely little pal Ouzo and his friends had a brilliant visit to Haddington Care Home and loved meeting the residents! 🦙🥕🥰 Alpacas make amazing #therapets with their gentle and inquisitive nature. Check out the video…

Queen Margaret University for freshers week!

Thanks to Queen Margaret University for having us over freshers week. The alpacas loved meeting you all and hope to be back next year 🦙 #freshersweek #queenmargretuniversity #alpacasofinstagram #johnmuiralpacas 😊💖

Another girl! Welcome to the World Evie

Another girl! Welcome to the World Evie A bit of a dramatic entrance here, being delivered at night, getting stuck and needed the kiss of life! Never mind you’re here now safe and sound and bonding well with mother Astrid. See a video…

Emily gave birth on Saturday. Welcome Tia!

Emily gave birth to beautiful dark brown girl on Saturday Welcome Tia! She’s a sister to Cocoa Bean and auntie to Mocha so appropriately named Tia Maria! Check out the video of her below #tiamaria…

Travellers Choice Award – TripAdvisor 2020!

After taking out more than one thousand treks since launching, we were honoured to hear TripAdvisor awarded us a Travellers Choice Award! Not long after such a historic worldwide health crisis, that caused us and most of the country to close,…

Gifts and merchandise now available!

  NEW! John Muir Alpacas - Online gift shop Hi everyone! With all their amazing visitors on lockdown due to coronavirus, the alpacas needed a wee creative project to keep them going and happy while they can't see all you lovely people!…

A trek with BBC Radio Scotland Out of Doors

The BBC kindly got in touch to come and feature the Alpacas on the excellent BBC Radio Scotland Out of Doors show which aired on 22nd February! We were very humbled to be featured on such a great show and had a brilliant time with the BBC,…

The alpacas supporting Fox Trail Winter Running Series

We were so pleased to support the Fox Trail Scotland, Winter Running series for their Nocturnal Ultra event. Everyone was prepped to be on the lookout for our special alpacas out marshalling and manning the aid stations. :D Runners bobbed…

Berty at the Borders Wedding Show

Look how much fun Berty had at the Borders Wedding Show recently! It was a cold day and the coffee flask broke en-route, but it didn’t stop Berty having a blast as you can see! He’s got a warm fleece and he’s not much of a coffee drinker…