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Elk Progress
As mainly a meat hunter I didn't think about taxidermy much until I did a trip to Wyoming last year.  I shot an ok elk
Got a few pics toda...

Started May 25th, 2016 at 7:13pm by cb14
14 6441 Last Post Dec 11th, 2016 at 7:04am
By: cb14
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Staining antlers with coffee
I have a few nice shed (cast) antlers that are bleached by the sun, and wanted to put some colour back on them. I seen a youtube video that just used coffee. Well it works great!

Started May 9th, 2016 at 2:50pm by Canadian Mulie
7 4416 Last Post Dec 11th, 2016 at 5:37am
By: Wildgame
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Fleshing possum skin
Trying to tan my first possum skin, just can't work out how much fleshing needs to be done, the possum skin had dark spots on it, does this need to be all pulled off, ive been going at it for about an...

Started Jun 30th, 2016 at 9:32pm by PossumTrappingWGTN
3 2701 Last Post Nov 13th, 2016 at 11:04pm
By: beepete
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Red Deer Head Cape
Hi All,
I've got a head skin which has been in the freezer since the roar, due to renovations and growing family I can't afford to get it to the taxidermy at the moment. It was a 12 point 36" hea...

Started Nov 7th, 2016 at 8:04am by Rumble
1 1585 Last Post Nov 12th, 2016 at 8:56am
By: Old School
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Pukekos from 2011 & 2012
Finally got around to mounting these from 2011 & 2012

Started Sep 22nd, 2016 at 12:50am by glass eye
6 2261 Last Post Oct 6th, 2016 at 9:28am
By: cb14
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By: Baz
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NZ Taxidermy Association competition and show
NZ Taxidermy Association competition and show this year is being held in Taupo on the same weekend as the Sika Show September 24th and 25th. The venue for the NZTA taxidermy display is at the Taupo Ar...

Started Aug 26th, 2016 at 8:48pm by Sika Rut
3 1672 Last Post Aug 29th, 2016 at 5:25pm
By: MikeB
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Grey Duck
Finally got around to mounting my Grey Duck that I got in 2012.

Started Jun 6th, 2016 at 2:07pm by glass eye
6 2669 Last Post Aug 18th, 2016 at 9:25pm
By: Micky Duck - Ex Member
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Nanny thar skins
Anybody recommend a good place to get these tanned at a reasonable price

Started Jun 22nd, 2016 at 7:28am by shots
3 1884 Last Post Jun 23rd, 2016 at 10:11pm
By: shots
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feathered game...
a thread for bird mounts...

Started Dec 7th, 2011 at 2:00pm by chris
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50 17146 Last Post Jun 11th, 2016 at 1:19pm
By: hauraki hunter
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Freezing Headskin.
Got a decent boar today worth getting the head mounted. Whats the best idea for freezing the headskin ????
Skin out head and put straight into a bag and freeze or do they have to be salted. cheer...

Started Jun 1st, 2016 at 8:50pm by Old School
2 1654 Last Post Jun 2nd, 2016 at 3:10pm
By: Old School
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Tried Doing A Euromount
After reading a lot of the articles and threads from everyone, I decided to have a crack and see how my 10 pointer came out. I mean, whats the worst that can happen, and if I did f#*k it up it wouldn'...

Started Apr 27th, 2016 at 6:58pm by Bos
3 2338 Last Post May 19th, 2016 at 8:33am
By: Grandad
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Central otg taxi
Who peroxides heads for a euro mount down here and what sort of $

Started May 13th, 2016 at 8:33pm by padox
8 2756 Last Post May 17th, 2016 at 3:12pm
By: Taxistag
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Help/advice on fallow skin
Hey fellas,
after some advice, i am in the process of tanning a fallow skin. Its looking mint so far. I tried the bi carb - kerosene method and applied two solid coats then let dry and applied v...

Started May 12th, 2016 at 11:36pm by Antelope
3 1749 Last Post May 14th, 2016 at 8:53am
By: Deathwind
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Tahr mount
Great to get my tahr back. Shot about 1 year ago now. Work done by calibre taxidermy in Timaru
Video here of the hunt

Started May 10th, 2016 at 10:44pm by huntahr
3 2043 Last Post May 11th, 2016 at 7:50pm
By: murphdog - Ex Member
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