Flesh And Bones Taxidermy
618-402-6159
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SHIPPING INSTRUCTIONS ONLY
 
NOT NECESSARY FOR HAND DELIVERED HEADS
 
UPS is our preferred shipping carrier for the heads.
 
Shipping your head to Flesh and Bones Taxidermy is very simple. 
Simply follow the steps below.
 
1. Remove all of the hide especially around the antler post.
2. Remove eyes and tongue.
3. Wrap the solid well frozen head in multiple plastic bags to prevent leakage.
4. Place your skull in a basic plastic tote, which can be purchased from any discount store for around $5.  Ship your skull on a Monday and we will receive it still frozen by Friday. YOU MUST CALL US PRIOR TO SHIPMENT SO WE CAN TRACK YOUR PACKAGE. When the processing is finished we will ship it back to you in the same tote. In the winter, you can send it UPS ground, but in the warmer months it must be sent 3 day delivery. DO NOT USE SALT on skulls. Write "taxidermy items" on the outside of the box.
 
Ship package to:
Jeff Johnson
9300 Miles Station Rd.
Bunker Hill, IL 62014
                          
Call 618-402-6159 to notify me of your shipment.  Please leave message on voice mail if no one answers.  You may also e-mail in addition to calling me at fleshandbonestaxidermy@yahoo.com
 
The above instructions only apply to heads that are being shipped to Flesh & Bones Taxidermy.  Heads that are being hand delievered do not need to follow the above set of instructions. 

Terms and Policies

  • Average turn-around time for skulls is 3-4 months. However on rare occasions it may take longer due to higher volume.
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  • Accepted payments include: cashier’s check or money order.
  • Any items that are not paid in full or picked up within 90 days of notification will become the property of Flesh and Bones Taxidermy. You will be notified by phone and/or e-mail when your item is finished.
  • All skulls will be processed in the order in which they are received.
  • Remove the cape, eyeballs and tongue, and as much meat as possible to save on shipping cost. (All capes must be removed.) In doing this it will speed up the time it takes for your order to be completed.
  • We are not responsible for any damages to the skull during shipping.
  • For maggot infested animals the fee is double the base charge. (ie. deer european mount $85.00 and maggot infested $85.00 = $170.00)
Include form below with your order.
 
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TAXIDERMY RECORD
 

                                                                                              

Shop No:                                                                                   (Hunter’s)
 
___________                                                                             Name: ________________________________________
 
                                                           
                                                                                                   Address: ________________________________________
 
Date Received:
 
___________                                                                             City: ___________________________________________
 
                                                          
                                                                                                   State: _______________________
                                                   
                                                           
                                                                                                   Zip: ________________
 
                                                          
                                                                                                   Telephone: (______)_______________________________
 
License State and Customer Number:
 
________________________                                                   Species - How many brought: ________________________
 
                                                          
Shotgun / Archery                                                                     Date Killed: ______________________________________
 
 
Permit number:                                                                         Location Killed: ___________________________________
 
________________________                                                   Plaque:    Table     /     Wall mount     /    Illinois
                                                                                                                   $45.00              $45.00            $25.00
 
Total Price:                                                                                Teeth :     Painted  (Free)  /   Natural
 
___________                                                                              Jaw:      don’t keep / keep  ($25.00 extra)
 
Amount Deposited:                                                                    
                                                                                                  *I affirm that the information which I have provided is true and correct. I further affirm that all State and Federal
                                                                                                   laws were adhered to in the taking and possession of the above listed specie(s).
___________ 
 
Date picked up:                                                                        Printed Name: __________________________________
 
___________                                                                            Signature: ______________________________________
 
Balance due: 
 
___________                                           
 
 
Flesh and Bones Taxidermy                
9300 Miles Station Rd., Bunker Hill, IL 62014
618.402.6159    
 
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