Welcome to the Southern States Llama Association

About Us


The Southern States Llama Association is a strong organization of llama and alpaca owners who have joined together for the purpose of education, fun, and fellowship while promoting the health and welfare of lamas and the lama industry.


SSLA’s publications:  Llama Journal and Discover Llamas

with llama pictures



We offer a number of benefits to our members:

  • A membership directory providing member information, farm and herd sire advertising, information HOTLINE, state by state listing of veterinarians who treat llamas and alpacas.
  • A library filled with educational llama video tapes and books.
  • Annual conferences offering ample opportunities for learning, networking, and fun.
  • Sponsorship of educational clinics, workshops and health days. Expertise and resources for initiating positive changes in local legislation that impacts llama owners.
  • Support of critical research projects that impact the quality of life for our animals or expand current marketing opportunities.
  • State representatives to promote individual state’s needs and expectations with the Board of Directors.




SSLA sponsors local and regional shows which provide exceptional forums for: 

  1. promoting individual farms and animals; 
  2. educating the public; 
  3. stimulating new interest in llamas and potential new buyers; 
  4. providing an opportunity to compete and compare; 
  5. demonstrating the many things we can do with llamas.

Furthermore, SSLA provides

  •  “Judges Choice” Halter & "Best of Show" Performance trophies for SSLA  sponsored or supported shows.
  • Sweepstakes for recognition of lama conformation and performance
  • Access to microchip and scanner for permanent identification of animals
  • Committees working to expand resource availability in the areas of 4-H and youth, cart driving, fiber, packing and public awareness

Jump In and Join Now

Membership options include:

Annual Farm membership $45

Lifetime membership $500

Veterinary Gift membership $15

Special Youth membership $10

PLEASE NOTE: There are two forms of paying your Dues,  send a check with the membership form attached or Paypal.   PLEASE IF YOU USE PAYPAL YOU MUST STILL FILL OUT THE FORM.  We need your full information. THANK YOU!

Attached you will find the Form that will need to be filled out in order to process your membership.  If you choose to fill out the form, please, please print the form out clearly so that we can properly input your information correctly.   Also note that the Form can be filled on line and emailed back or can be printed once filled out.   The Directions are follows:


  1. Please click on the line where you would like to type in your information
  2. Continue until the form is completely filled out
  3. Click File (upper left hand corner)
  4. Click Print


  1. Please Click on the Line where you would like to type in your information
  2. Continue until the form is completely filled out
  3. Click File
  4. Click Save As
  5. Name your file
  6. Open you email
  7. Click on Attachment
  8. Select the file you named
  9. Then complete your email and click send.Pay by sending a check made out to SSLA or pay now with Paypal. 

SSLA Form2018 (1) (pdf)


Welcome aboard


Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Want to contact us?

Get in Touch!

Southern States Llama Association

4211 South Old Floral City Road, Inverness, Florida 34450, United States

(678) 481-3759


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday - Sunday: Closed