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    Vicunas being rounded up

    Vicunas being rounded up for shearing in the Peruvian altiplano. Notice the long necks and the bibs. The vicuna is the smallest of the four South American camelids.

    Courtesy of Dr. Bradford B. Smith and Dr. Karen I. Timm

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