A taxidermy mount is usually of a living organism which has died and has been preserved in order to be put on display on a mount. Taxidermy wall mounts are very popular among hunters which which to display their catches on taxidermy mounts in which to brag. Taxidermy mounts can be of a multitude of species such as wildlife, birds and fish. The most popular taxidermy mounts in South Africa are wildlife trophies which are head wall mounts of preserved animals.
A taxidermy mount placed within a home makes the interior decoration an experience as though you are walking through the bush filled with wild animals. Taxidermy mounts also allows people come close to animals which they would never be able to approach under normal circumstances. Taxidermy mounts can be used in research activity as well as animals placed on a taxidermy mount can be studied up close.
Taxidermy mounts are of preserved animals which have been posed in a certain way by the taxidermist in order to display the key features of the animal on the taxidermy mount. Taxidermy mounts can be used for many purposes such as the many taxidermist mounts which are placed in museums and those taxidermy mounts used as decoration in a home.