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Not exactly a barn shot
« on: January 21, 2019, 06:39:10 PM »
Brushed up a few furs to send to the Colorado Fur Auction. Had to take a picture.

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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2019, 06:40:29 PM »
nice!

All that work putting up them stinky things, whew!

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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #2 on: January 21, 2019, 06:40:59 PM »
Is it just me or is that hard to stare at?
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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #3 on: January 21, 2019, 06:41:20 PM »
Holy Smokes Bruce!  :tup: Your layout looks awesome.
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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #4 on: January 21, 2019, 06:42:29 PM »
Is it just me or is that hard to stare at?

You been sniffin too much civet  :chuckle:

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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #5 on: January 21, 2019, 07:02:43 PM »
Holy Pepe Le Pew 😁
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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #6 on: January 21, 2019, 07:25:29 PM »
Looks great and smells like money. Congrats

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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #7 on: January 21, 2019, 07:43:17 PM »
Just curious, what do they do with the pelts?
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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #8 on: January 21, 2019, 07:50:53 PM »
The civet man!
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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #9 on: January 21, 2019, 08:28:42 PM »
That is awesome Bruce!

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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #10 on: January 21, 2019, 08:29:04 PM »
Hurts my eyes!
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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #11 on: January 21, 2019, 08:31:18 PM »
Just curious, what do they do with the pelts?

I think most get sold for wall hangers. I sell quite a few for taxidermy. I have been told of a number in museums. University of North Carolina just purchased two for their collection. I was told one ended up in a museum of natural history in Belgium.
If you have seen Karen's vest you can see they have potential for garments but the scant number of them being sold are a problem for that. Wish there was more of a market for them in the garment industry.
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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #12 on: January 21, 2019, 08:32:10 PM »
I just put up a big Male today. Didnt bother me but the wife is not happy about it. I'd be dead if I brought that many home
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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #13 on: January 21, 2019, 08:33:02 PM »

Nice picture Bruce.  I've got to use that somewhere in the magazine

Holy cows it looks like some kind of a poisonous spider  :peep:
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Re: Not exactly a barn shot
« Reply #14 on: January 21, 2019, 09:02:43 PM »
WOW, that is an amazing photo and an amazing feat to take care of that many of those buggers! :o
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