starting a taxidermy business

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starting a taxidermy business

Postby theok6 » Mon Apr 17, 2006 1:31 pm

I was wondering if anyone could give me any info about starting my own taxidermy business in illinois.
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Postby wspiller » Mon Apr 17, 2006 2:44 pm

cant be of much help but where you located at in ill. and maybe i can give ya some buisness
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Postby Mr. Taxidermist » Tue Apr 18, 2006 5:20 am

Call your state DNR to ind out their regs as far as licensing, etc. Then, call your state Dept. of Commerce and they will give you all the info you need.
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Postby MexicanDuck » Sat Jun 17, 2006 2:48 pm

Start off by getting your taxidermist license through your state's Game and Fish Department for mounting mammals and big game.

If your going to mount migratory birds, (waterfowl) your gonna need a federal license as well, through the U.S Fish and Wildlife Service.

Good Luck! :thumbsup:
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Postby huntmq1 » Wed Jun 21, 2006 6:33 pm

Lots of state laws and regs as well as federal laws that come with VERY expensive fines when violated. Our state DNR sends in undercover agents into the taxi. shop to try and get you to do something illegal and to snoop around the shop. :cool:
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