Part 5 (Final): Mounting and Alligator

by Larry Blomquist

The majority of this mounting process will follow the methods employed by David Spiess (American Wildlife Studio in Greenwell Springs, Louisiana) who still mounts a lot of gators. David’s older friend and mentor Carl Tregre (Swampland Taxidermy, Houma, Louisiana) is slowly tapering down his business, but Carl admits taxidermy will always be a part of his life—there is a time when you need to slow down. David told me many of his techniques are from the experienced advice from Carl Tregre, plus learning a few tricks on his own.

To subscribe or renew visit or simply call us at 800-783-7266.

Rate this article:

Categories: Articles - All, Articles - Home Page, Winter 2023 Issue 148Number of views: 1013


Comments are only visible to subscribers.

Theme picker

Copyright 2024 Breakthrough Magazine | Website Created by 5 Stones Media