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  • Never drag an animal you intend to have mounted
  • Never cut the throat of the animal that you intend to have mounted
  • For shoulder mounting, be sure to cut the cape behind the shoulders
  • After field dressing, cool the animal down as soon as possible
  • Always keep the animal as clean as possible
  • If necessary, wash with water and dry
  • Never place the cape in a plastic bag while it is hot or wet
  • During transport, keep the animal as cold as possible
  • NEVER leave it out in the heat

Remember...the care you take in the field will show on the finish mount.