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tanneries - everybody contribute

Discussion in 'Tanning' started by oldterryr, Dec 27, 2007.

  1. oldterryr

    oldterryr Terry's in Heaven with no worries at all.

    just for my own information i would like to know of tanneries that people are happy with all of the time - good turnaround - very few holes - etc. - dont care where its located just want to see if there are really satisfied customers

    oldshaver should be able to help out of this thread
  2. oldterryr

    oldterryr Terry's in Heaven with no worries at all.

    Re: tanneries

    ill even start it out

    pete sweitzer - toledo, Illinois - unbelivable quality of finished product - truly mount as soon as you get it in mail - uncertain turnaround times


  3. Lisa M

    Lisa M Swing like no one is watching...lol

    Re: tanneries

    Good thread Terry. I have 3 deep shelves full of elk hides & one moo cow hide that I'll be sending out. 2 bears too. I haven't chosen a tanner yet, but I have a list of ones I've seen recommended...I'll be very interested to see folks opinions. Thanks Terry.
  4. dugout

    dugout Winners are just losers who never quit.

    I have two------Moyle,in Heyburn,ID,and Quilceda in Marysville,WA. Good tanning,and turn-around
    is 3-4 months.
  5. jennifer

    jennifer New Member

    Jerry Hammock in Kerrville. Doesnt blow out the ears, no holes, thin/even shave, good price and EXCELLENT turn around time. I know he is busy as heck but I still get my hides back within 6 weeks (at the longest). Over the summer I got a lot of exotics and he had them back to me in 30 days.
  6. sakers

    sakers New Member

    advantage fur dressing great stretch and awsome turnaround 3-6 weeks
  7. nibjones

    nibjones Join your States Taxidermy Assoc.

    The Wildlife Gallery great tan and turn around
  8. Grand Slam Taxidermy and Tannery in Lewiston, Idaho. Good price, great turn around, and excellent service. 208-746-0729
  9. joeym

    joeym Jeannette & Joey @ Dunn's Falls

    Barrett Fur Dressing, Columbus, MS 662-245-1005. great work, 6 month turnaround time
  10. i've also had good luck with the Wildlife Gallery in Michigan.
  11. gab

    gab Active Member

    wildlife fur in ceres california.I've tried others to improve on turnaround,but I keep going back.
  12. strutinh

    strutinh Member

    Wildlife Gallery It seems now they have worked all the expanding problems out, great customer service and turn around time now also
  13. 11th hour

    11th hour Member

    Has anyone ever tried Microtan in IL? If so what were the pro's and con's.
  14. oldterryr

    oldterryr Terry's in Heaven with no worries at all.

    do a search on micro tan in the new and old archives and you'll have your answer

    you wont like it
  15. Wolfwoman

    Wolfwoman $90 for your fur made into trapper hat or mitts!

    George Brady, Cascade Biological
  16. Becky P

    Becky P One must believe the glass is half full.

    Advantage Fur Dressing in Tomball, Tx.
  17. wildlife gallery and east coast tannery
  18. THE WILDLIFE GALLERY.........love em! Well......ya know what I mean.
  19. Greg Waite

    Greg Waite Active Member

    Man it too bad you guys haven't tried Lonestar, or you wouldn't have mentioned the others.
  20. taxyman

    taxyman Member

    Carolina Fur Dressing Company :)