I Think Taxidermy Is Disrespectful

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    My Big Problem

    It's one thing if a family has 1 or two fish from diffrent trips or just the antlers from hunting trips to remember family outings and time spent as a family but when you start to have a wall covered with animals and furs it is wrong. you are showing the kids that you expect...
    HHJJthethird HHJJthethird
    31-35, M
    Mar 29, 2012

    Sheesh *cringe*

    Once upon a time, animals were a sacred life source to the native peoples. Man tracked and hunted these animals for days, and when he killed one, it was with the understanding that this living, breathing, once-running thing was giving its life so that the man and his family...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    Mar 12, 2010

    Not On Display

    Now that I think about it, taxidermy is disrespectful to the animal who nce inhabited that body. In other words, the spirit. The body should be buried. Some people take pride in their kills and display them on their wals in their home. Needless to say,  I don't understand...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Jan 15, 2010

    I Think It's Murder

    Killing endangered animals just to make a hanger!Did you know they have to skin the tigers alive?
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Jan 28, 2010

    What An Appropriate Use

     Amazing thought______________taxidermy the ex boyfriend so I can continuously throw darts at him, now that is an appropriate use of taxidermy.
    ballbreakerbiatch ballbreakerbiatch
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Jan 27, 2010

    Is This What It Takes For You To Feel Like A Man?

    I consider you to be selfish, uncaring, lacking in consciousness.If you are in need of the food I understand.... do you eat the heart to shgow the respect and tell the animal that you are sorry but that you will carry its spirit with you?Have respect for the animal you have...
    ELFINSONG ELFINSONG
    56-60, M
    7 Responses Jan 15, 2010

    Disgusting

    how wouuld you like it if someone put your head ona wall
    kevin5678 kevin5678
    36-40
    5 Responses Jul 20, 2010

    A Sleepless Night

    I dont even remember how old I was or what the great Uncles name was.I remember that we had all gone to visit Him and his wife.I guess He was an avidhunter because He had "Trophies" all over His den,wheeere they made me a pallet to sleep on that night.If I thought these poor dead...
    The1960texan The1960texan
    51-55, M
    Jan 28, 2013
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