Looking for Cape Buffalo mount ideas

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I'm typically more of a fan of actual mounts than just skull/european/horn, but with something like a Buffalo..... IDK they just take up SO much room! What i will say, is that the picture @Bushpig4Ever posted looks very impressive. Now that really shows off the boss!!!
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I’ve never liked most of the buff mounts I’ve seen especially as they age. I chose to just do a skull mount on mine. For me if I ever do a buff shoulder mount I would have to have, well let’s say, a really top taxidermist do it. I am not a fan of most I’ve seen.
Plus I just want to hunt more buffalo and not worry about the taxidermy.
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I’ve never liked most of the buff mounts I’ve seen especially as they age. I chose to just do a skull mount on mine. For me if I ever do a buff shoulder mount I would have to have, well let’s say, a really top taxidermist do it. I am not a fan of most I’ve seen.
Plus I just want to hunt more buffalo and not worry about the taxidermy.
Best of luck!
Philip

I don’t disagree, if you’re going to shoulder mount a buff use the best taxidermist you can find. Lesser work ages poorly. I have a pedestal mount, shoulder mount (wall) and a bunch of skull mounts. We have a very interesting mount coming from Zim (CWA’s shop in Bulawayo). It is a leather covered skull cap mount on a short pedestal for table top display.
 

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Didn't realize at first that you had space limitations....was going to suggest mounted buffalo goring a hunter...
 

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Wall form altered to a Wall pedestal. Takes a little less room and has that Buffalo flare and attitude.
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