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Offline Hawkeye270

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Sheep taxidermist
« on: March 07, 2017, 03:06:22 PM »
Hi guys,
Curious which taxidermist in the state you'd have mount your ram?  Looking for some recommendations with pictures if possible. Who is the best?  I'm sure there are some good taxidermists around but who would get your business for that once in a lifetime ram???

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #1 on: March 07, 2017, 03:27:41 PM »
Best question is why?     :chuckle:


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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #2 on: March 07, 2017, 03:28:50 PM »
idk How his sheep come out but I would make one call to Mike at Natures Way Taxidermy and if he says he can do a good job I would take it there.

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #3 on: March 07, 2017, 03:35:20 PM »
I second what Magnum_Willys says. Michael does a great job!

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #4 on: March 07, 2017, 06:54:54 PM »
elkstuffer did my Dall and did a great job

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #5 on: March 07, 2017, 07:11:13 PM »
Natures way
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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #6 on: March 07, 2017, 09:14:58 PM »
Todd Peyser out of Selah



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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #7 on: March 07, 2017, 09:27:28 PM »
Buzzy Cook out of North Bend or Rick of Cedar River taxidermy.  They have both mounted sheep for me and they turned out great.  I'll say Rick out of Cedar River did some amazingly cool stuff to the back of my dall that is a pedestal mount.  He made it look amazing. 

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #8 on: March 07, 2017, 09:59:55 PM »
 "Bucklucky" at Charlie's Taxidermy does great work too.
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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #9 on: March 08, 2017, 08:07:55 PM »
I thought I'd add a picture of the back of the pedestal. 


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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #10 on: March 08, 2017, 08:38:20 PM »
I thought I'd add a picture of the back of the pedestal.  [IMG]https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170309/63a813705d74d1b4a7b00a6e7bfbc970.jpg[/img

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #11 on: March 10, 2017, 07:56:59 AM »
Beautiful ram Ridgerunner!  I like the pedestal mount. Pretty cool option if you're looking for something more than the traditional shoulder mount.

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #12 on: March 10, 2017, 08:15:21 AM »
Beautiful ram Ridgerunner!  I like the pedestal mount. Pretty cool option if you're looking for something more than the traditional shoulder mount.

Agreed, that's a sweet mount!  Bring it to the banquet!

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #13 on: March 10, 2017, 06:12:43 PM »
Beautiful ram Ridgerunner!  I like the pedestal mount. Pretty cool option if you're looking for something more than the traditional shoulder mount.

Agreed, that's a sweet mount!  Bring it to the banquet!

 :yeah:  would love to see it at the banquet!

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #14 on: March 17, 2017, 07:07:53 PM »
Dan Yedinak at four point taxidermy in Wenatchee. He has done some fantastic work.

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #15 on: May 28, 2017, 11:59:51 PM »
Garth at Fidalgo Taxidermy, Anacortes

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #16 on: May 29, 2017, 07:58:46 AM »
That's a really nice looking mount ridgerunner!  :tup: :tup:
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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #17 on: May 29, 2017, 10:03:35 AM »
That Dall mount is ridiculous Ridgerunner!
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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #18 on: May 29, 2017, 10:06:03 AM »
Charlie's Taxidermy one of the few guys that can do it all. Some peoples elk look good, some people deer look good. All of Charlie's stuff turns out amazing.

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #19 on: May 29, 2017, 02:14:15 PM »
Best question is why?     :chuckle:
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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #20 on: May 30, 2017, 02:39:49 PM »
Thanks for the compliments on the mount.  I wanted a pedestal mount, Rick came up with the idea for the back of sheep all in his own and did it all himself.  I was blown away when I picked it up, he turned a once in a lifetime hunt into a once in a lifetime mount too, it's very cool, never seen anything like it.


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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #21 on: May 30, 2017, 03:31:01 PM »
Pic from Mike's website at Nature's Way...........
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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #22 on: September 09, 2017, 06:31:28 PM »
Look up Dean Haun  in Thompson Falls Montana, has a ton of awards, small operation and does a lot of high end sheep from all over north America... IMO no one compares...\I highly recommend...

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #23 on: September 10, 2017, 01:03:28 PM »
Thanks for the compliments on the mount.  I wanted a pedestal mount, Rick came up with the idea for the back of sheep all in his own and did it all himself.  I was blown away when I picked it up, he turned a once in a lifetime hunt into a once in a lifetime mount too, it's very cool, never seen anything like it.


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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #24 on: September 10, 2017, 02:29:13 PM »
Another vote for Mike at Nature's way he does great work
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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #25 on: September 10, 2017, 06:28:21 PM »
idk How his sheep come out but I would make one call to Mike at Natures Way Taxidermy and if he says he can do a good job I would take it there.

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #26 on: September 11, 2017, 10:44:25 AM »
Mike at Natures Way has a sheep of mine that should be done fairly soon.  I'll post pics when I get them.
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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #27 on: September 11, 2017, 07:53:24 PM »
Mike at Natures Way has a sheep of mine that should be done fairly soon.  I'll post pics when I get them.

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #28 on: September 12, 2017, 07:12:56 AM »
We have some talented taxidermists in our state for sure but if I'm ever fortunate enough to tag a trophy class sheep I'm sending it to someone who is nationally recognized as a sheep expert. Dean Haun of Thompson Falls Montana has many awards for his sheep work and would be my first choice.

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #29 on: September 12, 2017, 08:18:56 AM »
Ric Shirrod in Tieton did my Cleman Mountain sheep, and my cousin's the following year out of the same unit. Ric has done a lot of sheep mounts and I highly recommend him. He's on this forum as "Elkstuffer."

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Re: Sheep taxidermist
« Reply #30 on: September 12, 2017, 12:54:40 PM »
 :yeah: he worked on my ram and it won a show. :tup:
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