Opinion Sought -- Exporting & Processing Trophies from Mozambique

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Opinions please:

I have two crocodiles and one hippo collected in Mozambique that I want to get back to the US. The hides will be tanned into leather. And the skulls will be plain bleach skull mounts.

Should I have the tanning and final skull preparation done in South Africa? Or, should I have either the tanning or final skull preparation done here in the US?

Thank you in advance for your thoughts and experiences.
 

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Opinions please:

I have two crocodiles and one hippo collected in Mozambique that I want to get back to the US. The hides will be tanned into leather. And the skulls will be plain bleach skull mounts.

Should I have the tanning and final skull preparation done in South Africa? Or, should I have either the tanning or final skull preparation done here in the US?

Thank you in advance for your thoughts and experiences.

I can't really help you much. But I do have one concern which may not be valid. However I thought that hippos were banned from import from Mozambique. They're not from other countries, but I thought they were from there.
 

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Have hunted Moz twice, and both times had the work done in the States. And be prepared, just getting stuff back to the States will take a year plus without taxidermy evolved.
 

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