The alpacas at Triple T Alpaca are sheared once a year to help keep them cool in the summer months. The Foreston, Minn., farm was founded over four years ago and currently houses 32 alpacas with nine babies expected in the coming months.
Over the past decade, Kat Corrigan has captured the eye colors, head tilts and swirling fur of hundreds of pets via her monthlong dog-a-day and cat-a-day challenges. Sure, she paints landscapes. Wildlife, too. But "pet portraits — that's the practice that keeps me going," she said.