Archive for taxidermy

Long Shots: Elk Hunting and Elk Shoulder Mounts

The desire to display an elk shoulder mount and finding space to do it is miles apart.

April 11, 2014

Dipped Deer Skulls

If you don't want to invest in the price of a full taxidermy mount, consider having your deer skull dipped with a cool pattern.

February 09, 2014

Magnificent Mounts!

Get a closer look at some of the taxidermy examples that Karen Mehall has spotted on the floor of the SCI show.

February 06, 2014

Now That's a Mount!

Part of the fun for Scott Olmsted and other SCI Show attendees is the chance to take in some amazing taxidermy sights.

February 06, 2014

Mega Mounts at SCI!

Some of the most amazing taxidermy work you will ever see is on display at SCI's convention every year.

February 06, 2014

Thieves Want Your Taxidermy

Not so very long ago Jeff Foxworthy might have joked, “If you’re more worried about your deer heads being stolen than your credit cards … you might be a redneck.” But over the last decade a couple of high-profile thefts of big deer have given the worry some validity.

October 21, 2013

Taxidermy Tips

Don't wait until your trophy is on the ground to decide how you want to preserve the moment.

August 17, 2012

Finally: A Good Way to Move Bird Taxidermy

While my spoonbill will never be the same, I am happy to report that the rest of my bird taxidermy survived the move to Pennsylvania. And even happier to report that after years of accidental defeatherings, I have finally found an effective, easy and inexpensive way to transport upland bird and waterfowl taxidermy.

March 15, 2012

Did My Wife Break My Duck Mount on Purpose?

I'm currently embroiled in one of mankind's least pleasurable tasks: packing for a move. Last night all was going according to plan—I was working just hard enough that my wife wouldn't notice how little I was doing—when I heard a tremendous crash followed by a scream emanating from my home office.

March 12, 2012

Taxidermy at the Safari Club International Show

American Hunter Field Editor Bryce Towsley checks out some of the finest taxidermy work around at the 2012 Safari Club International Show in Las Vegas.

March 01, 2012

Taxidermy Goes En Vogue

Taxidermy is increasingly becoming popular décor for the inhabitants of concrete-and-steel jungles.

June 17, 2011

Cape Your Buck

Getting your buck ready for the taxidermist is easier than you think.

June 03, 2009

Hazel Creek Taxidermy

Hazel Creek Taxidermy

May 26, 2009

Bringin’ It Home with Hazel Creek

Among the hordes of hunting DVDs swarming the market, “Bringin’ It Home With Hazel Creek” is one that stands out.

May 12, 2009