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TAXIDERMY WORK ORDER & Agreement Date______________________
Hm Phone___________________ License/Game Tag NO___________________
MOUNTING INSTRUCTIONS (position, form number, any other special information)
Mounting Charge _______________________
Extra's (bases, habitat, plaques, etc..)______________________________________________
**DEPOSIT** _______________________ 30 % of total price due at drop off time, before starting work.
BALANCE DUE** _______________________ ** Crating & Shipping - other costs & fees are extra--if applicable.
I certify and guarantee that the specimen (s) listed above, were obtained or harvested in a legal and lawful manner and I am authorized by law, license, permit, etc. to bring such specimen (s) to the Taxidermist for mounting and other services. I have read this work order and agreement, and I fully understand and agree to be obligated and liable with the condition of acceptance, agreement, terms, deposit, and for any applicable fees.
OUR AGREEMENT AND UNDERSTANDING TERMS AND DEPOSIT
At least a 30% deposit or more is required on all work. Certain circumstances may require some work to have the complete cost paid in advance before work will begin or before it is finished & the customer will be notified if this is required. Any balance due at completion time, must be paid in full before taking completed work. Work left without at least a 30% deposit over 1 (one) month is forfeited and will be disposed of. Customer agrees to pay the balance due & pickup the mount/work within 2 (two) weeks after notification of completion. After notification of work completion, work not picked up within 1 (one) month, along with monies paid, is forfeited. Crating, shipping, repair, form modification to fit short capes, and the replacement of skins & capes are extra. The skinning, fleshing, cleaning & washing of skins not properly cared for, is extra. Taxidermist and/or company will not be held responsible for theft, fire, flood, vandalism, tanning, hair slippage or any other loss or damage. The decision and discretion of the taxidermist is binding and absolute and shall apply in any situation, in any disagreements or conflicts and for any fee assessment. $50 charge on all returned checks. No Cash refunds for any reason. Unsatisfactory customer performance may be reported & listed with all credit bureaus, data banks, and collection agencies and additional action (s) may be taken.
Customer's signature Kevin A. Hess - Taxidermist