[Lama glama]
  Habitat: Worldwide
  Height: 4'
  Weight: 246-341 lbs
  Average Lifespan:
20 years
  Gestation Period:
12 months
  Number of Young:
1
  Conservation Status: Domesticated
 

- Gregarious and highly social, they live in groups of 20 individuals
- Very vocal, they use a variety of low and yammering calls
- Aggressive towards predators, they charge, kick, bite and spit
- Because of their protective nature of other animals, they are used as guard animals for sheep, goats, and horses
- Highly valued for their wool, which is used to make clothing
- Baby llamas are called “crias”

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