Destiny's Purpose

Whether you're a parent looking for an educational and touching story, or a teacher looking for a great classroom resource, Destiny's Purpose, winner of the Canadian Dermatology Associations Public Education Award,has it all! 

Take a journey to Celtic Sunsets Ranch and meet Destiny, an alpaca with a promising future in the show ring. Find out what happens when the farmer and his wife make a shocking discovery about their prized alpaca. Could it be that Destiny’s purpose is not the one that everyone expects, but the one that no one has imagined? Anyone who has struggled to overcome obstacles or supported someone else’s struggle, will identify with the characters in this touching read-aloud.


Do not put alpaca in hot water, agitate it, or dry in a dryer or on a heat source.

Soak in room temperature water with gentle detergent or shampoo for 30 minutes, rinse, gently squeeze away excess water, and lay flat to dry.

Wipe soiled area with a damp cloth free from soap, and allow it to air dry. Gently brush fur when dry and shake to fluff.