What is Soft Mount Taxidermy?

It's been a while since posting on here. As you can imagine, again it has been a very busy year. I usually post all my antics on instagram and my Facebook page. However, I will try to post on here more. I'll see how it goes. So I am having a go at Soft Mount Taxidermy. What is it may you ask? So naturally I will give you a Google definition: "A soft mount is a lesser-known type of taxidermy where the animal's head is mounted traditionally on a hard foam form while the body and legs contain a soft filler, usually poly-fil. This makes the finished mount soft and floppy". It's like a soft toy, apart from the fact it is also a dead animal. The rest of the body is tanned and relaxed enough to mak


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