Trophy Giraffe

Discussion in 'Hunting Africa' started by mstewart44, Sep 14, 2012.

  1. tarbe

    tarbe BRONZE SUPPORTER AH Fanatic

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    Well, you guys can add me to the list of fellows who never thought he'd want to hunt giraffe...but now has to consider that his mind is a-changing!

    Really special animals.


    Tim
     
  2. garyleach

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    Some great animals and pics!!!!!! Congrates
     
  3. BRICKBURN

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    Very nice trophy.
     
  4. Royal27

    Royal27 BRONZE SUPPORTER AH Elite

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    Nice animal....

    Can't wait to hear how you will mount him. I'm gonna have to find some flat skins. I've never seen one and bet they are great.
     
  5. RogerHeintzman

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    Great pics!

    When I head back to Namibia for my Leopard in 2015, a Giraffe is on the list.

    Having one in the shop to mount changed my mind.


    "A Dream can be relived, again and again in Africa."
     
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    Yup, you just have to do it.
     
  7. mstewart44

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    I'm planning to do some sort of free standing floor pedestal shoulder mount, maybe looking at or eating some leaves. I've got 9' ceilings in my rooms plus a two story den (open to the level above with a loft that overlooks the main floor) so I have plenty of room. I might even put him on the loft and have him looking down into the den.

    I'm also going to put that African spot from the skin in a picture frame or something similar.

    Also going to try to have a purse made for the wife. I'm sure you have all seen how popular those "fake" giraffe purses are these days. Well, my wife is going to get a real one.

    Will take whatever is left from the back skin and do a rug. I will post pics when I get it back.
     
  8. RogerHeintzman

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    Full utilization of trophy, good thing.


    "A Dream can be relived, again and again in Africa."
     

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