Phone: 563-590-1310 or 563-583-0516
All our hides are professionally tanned.
We remove all cartilage and insert ear liners to ensure
All nose pads are rebuilt and retextured. Artificial
septums are inserted.
When preparing antlers to affix to manikin we cut the
skull cap extra-large to preserve original eye-to-antler
All hides are removed with a short-7 incision to minimize
seam length (unless caped prior to arrival).
1. When soliciting prices ask the taxidermist
how they prepare the hide.
2. Ask what method is used to ensure
3. Ask how ears are prepared to ensure a
natural look that will last.
4. Ask how the nose is prepared and
Angler Beaver Taxidermy always uses the
highest quality products and procedures
available to ensure your mount will stand the
test of time.
If your taxidermist avoids providing details on
their method you may want to research other
taxidermist's work. A professional taxidermist
will always provide a complete overview on how
your mount will be prepared. Preparation,
products and atistry are key to building
anatomically correct mounts that will last.
We are committed to you, our customer. We
will bring your mount to life. Come look at our
gallery and learn more.
Licensed in Iowa
Federal Taxidermy Permit
Member National Taxidermy Assoc
Dubuque Iowa Taxidermists
The Method Matters
Many mounts look great at the time of sale
but will they withstand time?
Quality Hides / Fur
Hunter Safety Courses
Tom Biver and Randy Engler