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Neat little whitetail

Discussion in 'Deer and Gameheads' started by backstapwillie, Mar 2, 2013.

  1. backstapwillie

    backstapwillie 2011 Montana Bow kill

    Thought I would share this one because of the unique color. This guy had many issues when he came through the door, first off he was shot through the neck with a 30-06 ballistic tip, had been riding around in the back of a truck for a week and was half rotten. I had to try and save him because of the cool color and the hair was very soft almost like rabbit fur. This little guy was only 12 inches tight at the ears and the brisket was slipping badly. I also had about a 16 inch rip in the neck from the bullet to deal with. Not my best mount but for what I had to work with I hope I did him justice.

  2. backstapwillie

    backstapwillie 2011 Montana Bow kill

    .Here is the backskin


  3. backstapwillie

    backstapwillie 2011 Montana Bow kill


  4. backstapwillie

    backstapwillie 2011 Montana Bow kill


  5. tommy70

    tommy70 New Member

    Nice job Backstrap!! cool little whitetail indeed
  6. WV Outdoorsman

    WV Outdoorsman New Member

    Very unique color! Sounds like he was a challenge and it turned out nice. Thanks for sharing!!!

  7. AMCTaxi

    AMCTaxi Wholesale Small Mammal Taxidermist

    That is one cool looking deer! Great save. It almost looks like someone took a bottle of clairol to it and bleached it out.
  8. huntnut78

    huntnut78 Member

    Very cool! Looks great for what you had to work with. Shame it wasnt taken care of better before it got to you.