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Wall Hanging Raccoon

  • Common Name: Raccoon
  • Latin Name: Procyon lotor
  • Item Number: 11504
  • Overall Grade: Excellent
Excellent
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Availability: Sold

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Details

Description

This is a great wall hanging Raccoon taxidermy mount. It comes displayed laying on a 'log' with its head upright. It has great hair and taxidermy work, earning our Excellentâ„¢ overall quality rating. All applicable dimensions are included to help ensure this item will fit within your intended display space. This item is intended to be displayed on a wall.

- There is a hanger already attached to the back of this item.

- It will hang on a single properly anchored drywall screw.

About the Raccoon (Procyon Lotor)

The Raccoon (Procyon lotor) is largest member of the procyonid family weighing 15-20 lbs when full grown. Raccoons are known for their bandit like 'mask' which consists of dark black hair that covers their eyes and cheeks. Raccoons are very opportunistic omnivores, with their diet consisting of plants, fruits, insects, crayfish, frogs and mice as well as almost any scrap food that is readily available. Their opportunistic feeding habitats have earned them bad reputations around houses and cabins where they often tip over trash cans.

Specifications
Dimensions:*
  • Depth:

    9"

  • Height:

    18"

  • Width:

    30"

  • Weight:

    7 lbs

This item Ships for FREE via Standard Delivery. We use a variety of carriers including USPS, Fed Ex, UPS & Spee Dee Delivery. We choose the carrier depending on a number of factors including size, weight and dimensions of the shipment.

We pack and ship all our items with a dedication to safe transit and over 40 years of taxidermy shipping experience. We have very innovated ways to package and secure our taxidermy products in boxes & crates to insure they arrive to you in the exact conditon they left our store. In addition, all items are fully insured.

Each item we sell comes with its own Grade & Specifications Certifcate (GSC)
 
Grading each item based on its overall characteristics helps assist clients by taking the guess work out of choosing the right quality taxidermy piece to meet their needs. We assign grades to each item based on our 40+ years of experience in the taxidermy industry. From serious world class specimen collectors to first time buyers, we can help you find just the right item to meet your needs!

The Specifications of each item, including dimensions and unique characteristics, are recorded on each GSC Card. We include the Depth, Height, Width and Weight of every item when possible. We also include other features such as horn and antler length (when applicable) as well as any other key attributes and descriptions to better identify each items unique characteristics. Below is a sample GSC card. The Specifications and Grade information are provided in each listing.

 

The Taxidermy Store's Buyers Guide 

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Maximum Dimensional Terms

Length - The maximum distance the item will measure of any given feature or attribute.

Depth - The maximum Distance the Item will protrude out from the wall into the room.

Height - The maximum Distiance the item spans from top to bottom of any given feature or attribute.

Width - The maxiumum distance the item spans from left to right of any given feature or attribute.

Diameter - The maximum diameter measurement of an item (often seen on circle rugs or wooden bases).

Weight - The maximum the item will weigh in pounds.

 

Unique Taxidermy Specific Terms

B&C Score - The score the item recieves (if applicable) using the Boone & Crocket Measurement System.

SCI Score - The score the item recieves (if applicable) using the Safari Club International Measurement System.

Gross Score - The score the item recieves (if applicable) taking no deductions from the total score (often the same as the SCI score...)

Shoulder Height - The total distance contacting the wall measured from the bottom of the chest to the top of the back of shoulder mounts.

Horn/ Antler Length - The maxium length of the horn from the base to the tip (following any curves if applicable).

Horn Length Bottom - If applicable, the maxium length of a secondary horn from the base to the tip.

Total Horn Length - Used in the SCI scoring method, this is the total length of the horns measured from tip to tip of the antlers following their entire length and croissing over the top of the skull.

Main Beam Length - Used in most scoring systems, this is the total length of the antler from the base to the tip of the main frame antler.

Tusk Length - The total length of the tusk, following the cuve if applicable.

Beard Length - Most often seen with turkey mounts, this is the total length of the beard from the chest to the longest protruding beard hair.

Base Circumference - The circumference measured around the base of the horn or antler.