Storage of mounts question

Discussion in 'Taxidermy' started by BIG DOG, May 17, 2020.

  1. BIG DOG

    BIG DOG Member-2018 Spring Team Turkey Contest Winner

    im going to have to put my deer heads and ducks in storage.
    What type of storage building would y'all suggest I rent to store them in?
    Thanks in advance
  2. SwampCat

    SwampCat Well-Known Member Lifetime Supporter

    Climate controlled. Heat will be the worst thing for your mounts
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  3. bowhunter23

    bowhunter23 Member<br>2016 Turkey Contest Team Winner<br>

    This, and make sure they have a good pest control guarantee. I have 4 deer mounts and several turkey fans that were ruined after being in storage over a summer. I need to find a taxidermist and some new capes to have them redone.
  4. BIG DOG

    BIG DOG Member-2018 Spring Team Turkey Contest Winner

  5. juleo

    juleo Well-Known Member

    Find a buddy with a sweet man cave that only shoots dinks and let him hang them on his walls for a while.
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  6. Currdog

    Currdog Well-Known Member

    Climate controlled if at all possible or like Juleo said take em to a friends for awhile. Hate to seem em to waste for sure
  7. Buckrub

    Buckrub Well-Known Member

    Moths ate my only two whitetail mounts, while IN my house. Fur is gone. Totally.

    Might think about moth balls.