The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo56° Showers Likely

Sunday

Hi74° Chance Showers then Mostly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo54° Mostly Cloudy

Monday

Hi75° Mostly Cloudy

Monday Night

Lo55° Mostly Cloudy

Tuesday

Hi75° Slight Chance Showers

Tuesday Night

Lo56° Chance Showers

Wednesday

Hi71° Chance Showers

Wednesday Night

Lo51° Slight Chance Showers then Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi73° Mostly Sunny

Suffering alpacas given new hope: Animals were starving after market went bust

Send to Kindle
Print This

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Here, at the large-animal hospital at Oregon State University, in stalls with wood shavings on the ground, are the alpacas that look at you with those innocent eyes.

They evoke even more sympathy from observers who know what they’ve gone through. According to authorities, they were starving to death.

View my options or Sign in