Each time a hunter enters the woods, they hope they have the opportunity to bag a top-notch trophy. When that opportunity arises, and the hunter is successful, there are few things more gratifying than having your picture taken next to your newfound trophy.
However, as great as it is to frame that picture for your home or office, hunters know the best way to commemorate the catch of a lifetime is to have it mounted. Not only will it serve as a decorative piece for your home or workplace, it will also serve as a constant reminder of your best hunting day.
That said, it’s essential to have it stuffed by a professional taxidermist; taxidermy is an art, and each animal is unique. It’s the taxidermist’s job to ensure your trophy is re-created as a carbon copy of the animal. With taxidermy, it’s important to remember you get what you pay for.
For hunters and anglers in Saskatchewan, there is not a better place to have your animal mounted than Cuss Creek Taxidermy. Owner Danny Mikkonen offers 30 years of taxidermy experience; at first he did it as a hobby, however it gradually grew into a full time business. Today, Cuss Creek Taxidermy is a full service business, offering shoulder mounts, full bodies, rugs, birds, fish replicas and skull mounts.
As evidence of his taxidermy prowess, many of Danny’s clients are repeat customers or are referred from a former client. He has completed work for clients all across Canada, the United States, Mexico and parts of Europe. Cuss Creek Taxidermy’s turnaround time is typically between 8-10 months. Hunters will quickly realize it was well worth the wait.
References are available, and pickups and shipping to the shop can be arranged; also, Danny works closely with many outfitters and ranches, allowing him to go out and cape your trophy.
If you have any questions, please call 306-647-2555.