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Where God Has Blessed

Shear Adventure

Shearing Day on an Alpaca Ranch

By Jodie Reyna
Mid Valley Publishing staff
Thursday, April 12, 2012
A dream that began as a brochure hanging on a refrigerator for 10 years is now a reality for Dinuba residents Roger and Maxine Hoeflinger.

Roger Hoeflinger’s dream of starting his own alpaca herd became a reality four years ago. He houses 14 alpacas on a three-acre ranch owned by Lowell Kliewer just north of Reedley. He also cares for 8 alpacas owned by Kliewer.

Hoeflinger, who is also a 25-year history teacher at... read full article