The Guild of Taxidermists
The Guild of Taxidermists is the only officially recognised organisation actively working with the legislative authorities to secure the future for legitimate taxidermy in the UK.
Since its formation in 1976 the Guild has raised the profile and standard within UK taxidermy . They are now a respected body, regularly consulted and asked to contribute over a range of issues from legislation to media interest.
The Guild orgainises seminars and lecturers to promote taxidermy and the skills of the craft.
They also produce an annual journal that is full of interesting articles, modern taxidermy techniques and space for advertising by supply companies and members alike.
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JHT Supplies sponsors the 'Best Amateur Mount' award
From 2012, JHT Supplies will be sponsoring the Best Amateur Mount award at the Guild conference.
Not only will the winner receive a rosette and a unique trophy that they can take home to keep but also a voucher to the value of £25 to spend on supplies from JHT .
In 2012, the award was won by Martyn Brewer with his entry, Tegu
In 2013, the award was won by Steve Brown with his superb Jackal.