WARNING"" DEAD""" stuffed bobcat,,,,,grafic

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by lacyloo, Dec 4, 2007.

  1. lacyloo

    lacyloo Cooped Up

    May 26, 2007
    north florida
    im warning yall some might thing these are grafic but i waned ya.. mods' please delete any ill comment ,or animal rights junk..

    ok this is the bobcat i caught,killed,froze,skinned,tanned, and bout to be on my wall.... he weighed 25 pounds, i got most of the hide i could salvage. sorrry im not a pro taxidermist but just learning, like an inermeded.. its not finished yet ...

    warnings ya....

    ARe yall ready ??




  2. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Songster

    Oct 1, 2007
    Ophir, CA
    Wow, that is amazing!! Great job. It'll look fabulous when you are done. You should be proud of yourself!!
  3. picklespickles

    picklespickles Songster

    Oct 27, 2007
    wow. way cool. how did you learn to do all this?
  4. Cuban Longtails

    Cuban Longtails Flock Mistress

    Sep 20, 2007
    Northeast Texas
    Sweet Skin! [​IMG] Nice job lacy_94!

    What process did you use to tan it?
  5. Dawn419

    Dawn419 Lost in the Woods

    Apr 16, 2007
    Evening Shade, AR
    [​IMG] Awesome job!!! [​IMG]

  6. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD

    Quote:I am interested in this too.
  7. lacyloo

    lacyloo Cooped Up

    May 26, 2007
    north florida
    thanks yall. well i first skinned him, skraped all the fat exess skin off, and salted it , then i skrape it with a rock everyday to sofen the hide up i meesed up on the head alittle bit but i guess it looks okay.. I dont really know were i learen how to tan but i got the salt and steps from diff websites and hours of inernet time,,, i have also tanned a deer tail, and a peice of dear hide,,
  8. lacyloo

    lacyloo Cooped Up

    May 26, 2007
    north florida
    the trick is to 2 a day take the hide and move it aroud and take and slide it acrosed a board over and over and over to get it soft,
  9. ZuniBee

    ZuniBee Songster

    May 8, 2007
    Zuni, Virginia
    Very nice job! That is too cool.
  10. TransplantedTexan

    TransplantedTexan Songster

    Jul 9, 2007
    Bear Creek, Wi
    I am completely impressed. Nice Job, on protecting your chickens, and nice job on utilizing the predator instead of just tossing it like alot of people would.
    Last edited: Dec 4, 2007

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