November 14, 2017 1 min read

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As many of you know, we're a small business and really value your patronage.  

To celebrate Small Business Saturday we have a contest to share with others and spread the news about Alpaca Direct! 

Small Business Saturday
Kelley Hobart
Kelley Hobart



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