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My first trapped cat.

Discussion in 'Lifesize Mammals' started by duckmounter, Feb 18, 2014.

  1. [​IMG][​IMG] This is my first cat I trapped last year. Me and a friend put the cat together yesterday and I did the squirrel today that cat form was a pain but came out nice. The tree rat was hand wrapped.
  2. Bone_thief

    Bone_thief New Member

    I like it!!!!

  3. silverbuck

    silverbuck New Member

    I think you did a fabulous job,,thanks for sharing.
  4. That looks great! I love it.
  5. scottdawg

    scottdawg Member

    Is that a Hendricks form? Nice job on the piece!
  6. roonie

    roonie Member

    id say you nailed it
  7. Short taxi

    Short taxi Member

    Beauty cat :)
  8. Richard C

    Richard C Well-Known Member

    Nice work !
  9. I have probably seen more bad cats than any other type of mount. They are tough to get right. You got it nailed! Beautiful mount! Congrats!
  10. Matt

    Matt Active Member

    Really nice work! I can see the stress/balance in the back foot on the branch, very nice! Thanks for sharing.
  11. Duckslayr

    Duckslayr Active Member

    Very nice!

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  12. Skunk River48

    Skunk River48 New Member

    Beautiful work on that one! May I ask what form and brand of eyes you used? I am getting ready to attempt my first trapped cat, a 16Lb. female and all of the photos I took of her alive, she does not have the skinny slit looking pupils like you see on most mounts. Your cat's eyes look more realistic to me! Love the pose and the extra element the squirrel adds to the mount!
  13. form was out of makenzie catalog as well as the eyes.
  14. Toeknee22

    Toeknee22 New Member

    That cat is sweet! I think the squirrel is great, a lot of times the dead look kills it because it doesn't look "dead" it looks stiff great job!
  15. Bow Man

    Bow Man New Member

    That is my favorite bobcat mount Ive seen!Thanks for sharing it.Maybe one day I will be able to turn out work that nice.
  16. George

    George The older I get, the better I was.

    That's a very nice job.