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Offline johnbmyersii

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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #285 on: September 19, 2021, 01:54:05 PM »
Thank you all for the good comments. Now just need to find a new taxi as the one I have used in the past has quit due to health problems. Recommendations/suggestions?

Counce Taxidermy in ellensburg specializes in bear rugs and he does his own tanning in house. Not the cheapest but a very good finished product and you won't have to wait years for a tannery to get to your hide

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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #286 on: September 19, 2021, 03:28:19 PM »
Consult with a taxi. I do know they can do some sewing . Plus with what you describe how would you even be able to rug it? Almost have to do a live mount.
Git this one all cleaned up and even though I am biased he is even prettier than I hoped for, causing some "discussion" between wife and I about rugging him and the cost and need for a second bear rug.

It could be rugged with the blond strip on each side, probably. Maybe a headless rug cut up the back, dying cockroach style. Or a full mount, but then I would be single again for the fourth time.
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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #287 on: September 20, 2021, 06:59:13 AM »
Awesome bear, Jingles.  Congratulations! :tup:
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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #288 on: September 20, 2021, 08:05:15 PM »
Thank you all for the good comments. Now just need to find a new taxi as the one I have used in the past has quit due to health problems. Recommendations/suggestions?
Blaine still up there?
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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #289 on: September 20, 2021, 09:06:16 PM »
Don't know of a Blaine that does or did Taxi work  the one I used was Butch S.  If the is another one be glad to have the info to contact him.
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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #290 on: September 20, 2021, 09:37:19 PM »
Don't know of a Blaine that does or did Taxi work  the one I used was Butch S.  If the is another one be glad to have the info to contact him.

He sells honey at the twisp farmers market I recall
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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #291 on: September 20, 2021, 10:00:15 PM »
Don't know of a Blaine that does or did Taxi work  the one I used was Butch S.  If the is another one be glad to have the info to contact him.

He sells honey at the twisp farmers market I recall
He's done half dozen or so bears for me in the past. Does great eork
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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #292 on: September 21, 2021, 04:45:48 AM »
Thanks for the lead will check it out this wkend
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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #293 on: September 21, 2021, 05:34:51 AM »
Don't know of a Blaine that does or did Taxi work  the one I used was Butch S.  If the is another one be glad to have the info to contact him.

He sells honey at the twisp farmers market I recall
He's done half dozen or so bears for me in the past. Does great eork
Blane is a good friend of mine and is pretty much done doing taxidermy work. He pretty much strictly is into his bees and selling honey.

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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #294 on: September 26, 2021, 08:41:04 AM »
Another bear to add (filled my WA spring bear this year). This one was with my bow while elk hunting in Idaho.



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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #295 on: September 26, 2021, 08:44:59 AM »
Another bear to add (filled my WA spring bear this year). This one was with my bow while elk hunting in Idaho.



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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #296 on: September 30, 2021, 03:26:56 PM »
700 yard shot on this chocolate male
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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #297 on: September 30, 2021, 03:32:16 PM »
700 yard shot on this chocolate male

That is cool. Would love the story!
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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #298 on: September 30, 2021, 03:34:36 PM »
Some great looking bears, you fawn killer killers.  :tup:
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Re: 2021 Bears
« Reply #299 on: September 30, 2021, 03:37:30 PM »
First bear of the year, shot two days before the other one. I passed up a few in this spot too. Finally found a good bear hunting area I think

 


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