— The TXOLAN Team

Flying Iron Ranch

Building A Herd Of Champion Alpacas

Christine Brown & Jim Head
4019 County Road 1Montrose, CO 81403
214 450-9452 (Christine)
214 762-8434 (Jim), 970 249-5617 (Ranch)
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Fiber/Scientific Data

05/26/2020AFD 16.7 SD 3.1 CV 18.7 >30 0.5
05/08/2019AFD 17.3 SD 3.4 CV 19.4 >30 0.5

Snowmass Matrix Rose Grandson

FIR Teddy Rose

Huacaya, Jr. Herdsire (Male), Unproven | Medium Brown

AOA# 35383642   D.O.B. 8/7/2018 (2 yrs), Full Peruvian

4. Xanadu P Descant 

4x Champ, The Complete Package

4. Xanadu P Descant

Huacaya, Herdsire (Male), Proven, Medium Brown, Full Peruvian
ARI# 35032397 | DOB: 10/29/2014
Xanadu P Descant was Reserve Color Champion at GWAS at 6 months and 4 days of age. Showing as a yearling just days after his first birthday he was Color Champion at ABR Fall Fest and AOK Blastoff. ABR Fall Fest Judge Ken Hibbits said of Descant: " I kept sorting back to him with that staple length, fineness, brightness, architecture, a superior fleece". Descant was half the age of the Reserve Champion according to the Judge "the fleece did it".
Descant's has three 2018 cria on the ground...
| AOA# 35032397  | Medium Brown 

Ambrielle's Amber Rose 

3x Champ, Show Stopper Beauty

Ambrielle's Amber Rose

Huacaya, Female, Proven, Medium Brown
ARI# 32195934 | DOB: 6/13/2011
Ambrielle's Amber Rose is the Multi-Champion daughter of Mile High Ambrielle with the exquisite sire, SnowMass Matrix Rose. Amber Rose passes on her elite fleece characteristics on to her offspring. On EPDs She is in the top 5% for medullation giving rise to an incredibly soft handle. She is in the top 1/3 for mean curvature. Amber is one of the most striking alpacas we have ever seen! She has a very beautiful head and a luxurious dense fleece. As a mother she is outstanding, highly attentive ...
| AOA# 32195934  | Medium Brown 

Currently being auctioned on Openherd.com

Category: Alpacas For Sale
Current bid: $5000
Time left: 3 days, 11 hours
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FIR Teddy Rose is a fine, bright and dense young male out of our MultiChampion Xanadu P Descant. Dam is our gorgeous MultiChampion Snowmass Matrix Rose daughter Ambrielle's Amber Rose. Teddy is a very robust male with absolute correct conformation and a really great head and BIG bone. He boasts a simply beautiful blanket with great density, long staple and a super soft handle! At the 2019 National Fleece Conference, Teddy earned an advanced fleece award scoring more than 80 points and was 2nd to the brown male color champion!! The same fleece at ABR Fall Fest, he was 1st and Color Champion and also received the AOA Advanced Fleece Award for 80+ points.
Teddy Rose is carrying on the Matrix Rose tradition and will make an amazing herdsire!!
Teddy is priced to sell. Contact us for fleece sample and questions about this amazing future herdsire.

2020 Fibrelux grid samples
Shoulder L 18.5 R 16.8 micron
Mid Side L 16.3 R 18.2 micron staple length 87mm
Hip L 19.8 R 18.5 micron
Total Fleece weight 5.9 lbs


Fourth place TxOLAN halter brown juvenile male
Fourth place AOA National Show halter light brown juvenile male
Third place MOPACA halter brown juvenile male
Second place to Best B&O GWAS Bred and Owned Dark juvenile male
Fourth place GWAS Walking Fleece brown juvenile
Second Place to CC AOA National Fleece show Brown Male Juvenile (AOA Advanced Fleece Award)
Third Place ABR Fall Fest halter brown yearling male
First Place ABR Fall Fest Fleece brown yearling (AOA Advanced Fleece Award)
Color Champion ABR Fall Fest fleece Dark 82.5 points
Fourth Place AOA National Halter Show light brown yearling male
Second Place AOA National Fleece Show brown yearling; 76.5 pts; 7 in class; 1st was CC
Third Place A-OK Alpaca Blastoff brown 2yr old male 1st was CC 2nd was RC

Updated 1/24/2021