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After over a year of waiting just for my leopard skin to get home from Mozambique, last week I was finally able to pick up the completed mount from my Taxidermist.

This is the leopard that I shot in 2015 hunting with Simon Leach and Martin Snyman of Traditional Mozambique Safaris. The Taxidermy work was done by Monarch Taxidermy in Helena, MT. They put the mount on a base cabinet that I made. It instantly became my favorite mount.
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Oh man that's awesome!! Congrats on getting it home and mounted!
 

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Nice to see it home Kurt.

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Mr Spots looks right at home with all the other critters. Very nice looking trophy room, BTW.
 

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Impressive work on the base!
 

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Thanks Wayne. I'm happy that you were there to share the moment with me.
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After over a year of waiting just for my leopard skin to get home from Mozambique, last week I was finally able to pick up the completed mount from my Taxidermist.

This is the leopard that I shot in 2015 hunting with Simon Leach and Martin Snyman of Traditional Mozambique Safaris. The Taxidermy work was done by Monarch Taxidermy in Helena, MT. They put the mount on a base cabinet that I made. It instantly became my favorite mount.
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Friend that is an impressive mount. Congrats on getting it home and mounted in such a cat like pose.
 

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That’s one nice looking Tom. Glad to see him home!

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Very nice! Congrats sir!
 

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One fine mount! Oh and a very nice trophy room!
 

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Very nice! Congratulations!
 

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I like it. Nice looking room. Congradulations
 

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The taxidermy mount looks outstanding! Very realistic!
 

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