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#5954674 - 09/30/15 02:23 PM ? - How to prep a bobcat for a full body mount?
George - w/ Map My Ranch Offline
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Registered: 10/09/12
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Been wondering what I'd need to do to make sure I don't screw up anything for the taxidermist. Just gut it? Try to fully cape it out? Any help will be greatly appreciated.
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#5954785 - 09/30/15 03:23 PM Re: ? - How to prep a bobcat for a full body mount? [Re: George - w/ Map My Ranch]
Cohunter22-250 Offline
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Registered: 10/28/09
Posts: 232
Loc: Western Colorado
Freeze it and take it to taxidermist is my advice

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#5955281 - 09/30/15 08:17 PM Re: ? - How to prep a bobcat for a full body mount? [Re: George - w/ Map My Ranch]
Fallen Feathers Taxidermy Offline
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Wrap in plastic well and freeze whole.


Edited by Fallen Feathers Taxidermy (09/30/15 08:19 PM)
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#5955285 - 09/30/15 08:19 PM Re: ? - How to prep a bobcat for a full body mount? [Re: George - w/ Map My Ranch]
Bulldog4949 Offline
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Registered: 11/19/09
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Shot said animal. Do not gut it. Freeze whole. Let your taxi skin as he desires to whatever form you pick.

It wouldn't hurt to double trash bag it. Just to prevent freezer burn IF the animal gets left in the freezer for longer than expected.
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#5955379 - 09/30/15 09:10 PM Re: ? - How to prep a bobcat for a full body mount? [Re: George - w/ Map My Ranch]
scalebuster Offline
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Registered: 11/25/10
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Check what it costs to mount one first. You might change your mind.

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#5969221 - 10/09/15 10:03 AM Re: ? - How to prep a bobcat for a full body mount? [Re: George - w/ Map My Ranch]
kdkane1971 Offline
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Registered: 01/30/14
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$600 range for a fox - bobcat can't be much different.

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