Upland Bird Taxidermy – Professional Minnesota Taxidermist That Specializes In Grouse & Pheasant Taxidermy Mounts
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DAKOTA PLAINS TAXIDERMY
Specializing In Artistic Upland Bird Taxidermy
Dakota Plains Taxidermy’s Premier Upland Taxidermy Services Offer
- 2011 Winner Of Best All Around Taxidermist – SDTA
- 2009 Best Of Category Upland Game Bird professional division – NSTA
- Specialization In World Class Caliber Pheasant Taxidermy Mounts
- Can Customize And Offer Many Different Full Display Options
- Winner Of Numerous Additional Taxidermy Titles And Awards
- Offering Excellent Customer Service – Turn Around 6 – 8 Months
- Competitive Pricing For All Specialized Upland Taxidermy Mounts
- Also Offering Big Game Taxidermy And Waterfowl Taxidermy
- Taxidermy Showroom Appointments Available Or Ship Direct
About The Taxidermist
Professional taxidermist Dale Houser founded Dakota Plains Taxidermy Studio back in 2002 after completing his taxidermy coarse at Northwest Iowa school of Taxidermy in Spirit Lake Iowa. Dale has always had a passion for hunting and fishing, so he decided to make a career as a professional taxidermist. Upon starting the business, he also started competing. Dale continues competing and attending seminars to learn new techniques. Dakota Plains Taxidermy is not just another taxidermy studio. Dale’s motto is- “The closer you look, the better we look”. Dale is committed to preserving your trophies with high quality work using the best materials and techniques at a reasonable price.
Important Shipping Info
We have 3 options for fast and easy shipping, if you cannot drop off the animal directly:
- 2 Day Air Using UPS – 1-800-742-5877
- SpeeDee Shipping (Regionally) – 320-251-6697
- Wild Game Transport (Nationwide) – 970-712-0946
All three of these options are fast and easy and we are more then willing to work directly with you on returning the animal direct if applicable.
About Our Service
Dakota Plains Taxidermy was started in 2002 after Dale completed a Professional Taxidermy course with Northwest Iowa school of Taxidermy in Spirit Lake, Iowa.
Professional Upland Bird Taxidermist Dale Hauser continues competing and attending seminars each year to learn the latest techniques. Dakota Plains Taxidermy is not just another taxidermy studio. Our motto is “The closer you look, the better we look”. Dale is committed to preserving your trophies with the highest quality work, using the best materials and techniques at a reasonable price.
Important Shipping Info
Dakota Plains Taxidermy is located in south central S.D. For shipping trophy birds and animals to Dakota Plains Taxidermy there are a few easy options. If you live in the SpeeDee shipping area that is the best way for shipping items that can be boxed or crated or ship with UPS, Fed Ex or postal service. Wildgame Transport is also another option for shipping larger specimens to be mounted. If you are planning to travel overseas please call Dakota Plains ahead of time to get shipping tags and shipping arrangements made. Dakota Plains Taxidermy also has several options for getting your mount delivered back to you with SpeeDee delivery, Fed Ex, Trophy Transport or personally delivering it our self. Please contact us before shipping anything here.
AWARDS & CREDENTIALS
- 2013 Nebraska State Taxidermy Assoc. Best of Category Whitetail Professional Division
- 2013 – SDTA Best of Category Gameheads and Best Large Gamehead (Blue Wildebeest)
- 2011 Best Commercial Whitetail (SDTA)
- 2011 Best of Category Whitetail Professional Division(SDTA) pedestal whitetail
- 2011 Best All Around Taxidermist (SDTA) pedestal elk, pedestal whitetail, pheasant, and redhead duck
- 2011 Rocky Mtn Elk Foundation Award(SDTA) pedestal elk
- 2010 Rocky Mtn. Elk Foundation Award (NSTA) pedestal elk
- 2009 Best Commercial Whitetail (SDTA)
- 2009 Best of Category Upland Game Bird professional division (NSTA) pheasant
- 2004 People Choice Best of Show, and Rayline Award (SDTA) Lifesize Kodiak Brown Bear
- 2003 Starfish Award – Best Replica Fish (SDTA) Replica Walleye
Upland Bird Taxidermy Pricing
Upland Bird Mounts
Pheasant (standard mount – standing or flying) Starting At $250.00
Partridge or Quail Mount Starting At $250.00
Grouse- Starting At $250.00
Drumming Mount – $300.00
Prairie Chicken Starting At $250.00
Turkey – Walking, Standing Starting At $650.00
Turkey – Flying or Strutting $675.00
All Ducks Starting At $315.00
Small & Medium Geese Starting At $425.00
Large Geese Starting At $550.00
Big Game Shoulder Mounts
Whitetail Deer $510.00
Mule Deer $510.00
Black Bear: $550.00
Brown Bear: $825.00
Grizzly Bear $610.00
Open Mouth Mounts, Wall Pedestals and Floor Pedestals Are Exta
For pricing on all other mounts please visit our website or contact professional taxidermist Dale Houser directly. The average project turnaround time is 6 to 8 months from the time he receives the specimen and 50% deposit. Along with keeping the prices reasonable with high quality work, Dale also tries to keep the shipping prices reasonable rate as well.
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Contact & Shipping Information
Dakota Plains Taxidermy
Taxidermist: Dale Houser
Shipping Address: 133 N. Main St. P.O. Box 342 – Kimball, SD 57355
For Detailed Information About Taxidermy Services With Dakota Plains Taxidermy, Please Call Dale at: 1.888.232.7069.
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