Favorite Central Texas Taxidermists?

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  1. ablebonus

    ablebonus AH Member

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    Greetings all, headed to Namibia for first Africa trip in a few weeks. Was planning mostly Euro mounts but now thinking I better have a taxidermist lined up.

    Any favorite taxidermists in central Texas with Africa experience? I am in Austin but don't mind driving a few hours.

    Thanks!
     
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    Mike at Dan's Taxidermy in LaGrange.
     
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    Authentic Trophies Taxidermy in La Vernia. David Verrips has done a ton of Africa work.
     
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    I do like his work and he does some of the best and most unique pedestal backs in the business.

    MAD Taxidermy - La Grange TX
     
  5. Cody Malone

    Cody Malone GOLD SUPPORTER AH Senior Member

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    Don at country critter taxidermy out of speegleville
     
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    You may want to take a look at Head Above the Rest in Clifton. Ron is a very good guy and does top notch work.

    http://headsabovetherest.com/
     
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    Buff-Buster GOLD SUPPORTER AH Elite

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    Hey Ablebonus,
    If your set on having them done in the states, check out B&B Taxidermy in Cypress, TX. 2 1/2 hours from Austin off of 290 and your there. I've known Mike Baird for the last 25 years and he does fantastic work. B&B probabaly does 85% of the Houston Safari Clubs members trophies.
     
  8. Porsche 73

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    Try Damuth taxidermy in Brady. They have mounted 12 African animals for me and at least another 15 for my African hunting partners. His quality is superb and he and his crew will go to any length to please their customers. You will love the finished product. Porsche73 aka Jerry Hoover
     
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    There's Woodbury in the Hill Country & Flagg Group in Dallas.... A couple to think about.... B&B north of Houston area.
     

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