HOW LONG CAN IT SIT AFTER SALTED

Submitted by LISA on 07/11/2002. ( ) 207.224.186.193

AFTER A SMALL MAMMAL HAS BEEN SALTED HOW LONG CAN IT WAIT AT ROOM TEMP BEFORE I MUST GET IT TANNED? THANK YOU, LISA

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LISA AGAIN

This response submitted by LISA on 07/11/2002. ( ) 207.224.186.193

MAINLY CONCERNED ABOUT A BOBCAT AT THIS POINT. THANK YOU, LISA


A long time

This response submitted by Bruce Norton on 07/11/2002. ( ) 155.76.241.131

Lisa, I don't have any experience with bobcats, but I have kept properly fleshed and salted deer capes, coyotes, fox, coons, around for 2 years. Once they are dry, they are pretty stable. They need to be stored in a cool dry place and watch out for bugs.

Bruce


Take..................!

This response submitted by Bruce Rittel on 07/11/2002. ( rittel@mindspring.com ) 165.247.11.51

Take Bruce's advice (the other Bruce)! I agree with him 100%!


i just dry em let em hang on my wall

This response submitted by redneck on 07/11/2002. ( Idlewild@minot.com ) 12.158.192.7

i havent tanned yet so what i do is salt dry em for 4 months out side inn the sun bring em inn my room and decorate my wall with em i have a few deer hides and rabbits on my wall for 3 years no problems yet just rub borax in the fur side it bug proofes em and fluffes the fur my hides i salted are ganna be tanned soon im ganna use em for practice.


Watch out for

This response submitted by Travis on 07/11/2002. ( ) 68.102.241.242

Mice too...Mice will chew a hole right through them. They love the salt!


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