Kudu Taxidermy Pictures

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  1. Abster71

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    Just got back in July from my 1st trip to South Africa and I plan on getting a pedestal mount of my kudu looking for ideas please send pics thanks Abster.

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  2. Bobpuckett

    Bobpuckett GOLD SUPPORTER AH Legend

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    Hi Abster71 Congrats on your Kudu! Were are you planing on having it done? I had my floor pedestal mount done by Cecil at Umlindi Taxidermy in Tarkastad, South Africa. the first pic is the day I got it home the second one is after I used a Cedar stump to make the pedestal.

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  3. Abster71

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    We are shipping our animals back to the states and having custom taxidermy in Milwaukee Wi do the work I see you have the same issue with low ceilings as I do. Some great trophies you have there. Congrats
     
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    The way the back of the pedestal is finished can add as much to the mount as position or the pedestal itself. There are many options and your imagination is your only limitation.

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  5. AfricaHunting.com

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    Here are some Kudu mounts from AH Photo Gallery...

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    Those are some great Kudu and beautiful mounts.

    Here are mine. The first is a Southern Greater Kudu that I shot in the Limpopo Province in 2000.
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    My Cape Kudu from the Eastern Cape in 2007.
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  11. James.Grage

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    Kudu was taken while hunting with Trevor Lake - Lake Safaris...in the KZN area.

    Taxidermy Work was completed by Animal Artistry...

    The Kudu piece was completed in August.

    Looking to be shipped this week...

    Picture was sent.
     
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    Very Nice
     
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    He is quite the kudu, very nice! Dream kudu for sure.
     
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    Beautiful
     
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    What a kudu James!
     
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    He looks very nice!
     
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    Nice trophy. Brings back old memories...I did very kudu shoulder and kudu pedestal at Animal Artistry for 1 1/2 years I was there back in 2001-2. I remember doing 2-4 a week sometimes.
     
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    Beautiful animal. Congratulations.
     
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    Damn that is going to look good at your place James.

    Congrats again on a once in a life time trophy.
     
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    Great kudu. Very nice mount. Congratulations
     

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