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VIDEO: 'Behind the Scenes' ... with a taxidermist

In this week's 'Behind the Scenes' segment, we give you an inside look at the life of a taxidermist.


Taxidermist Daniel Streetman stitches up the skin of a zebra from Namibia, Africa in the Wildlife Taxidermy Inc., shop in Lawrenceville Thursday. (Staff Photo: Brendan Sullivan)

Taxidermist Daniel Streetman stitches up the skin of a zebra from Namibia, Africa in the Wildlife Taxidermy Inc., shop in Lawrenceville Thursday. (Staff Photo: Brendan Sullivan)

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In this week's 'Behind the Scenes' segment, we give you an inside look at the life of a taxidermist.

Owner Charles Watson opened Wildlife Taxidermy, Inc., located on W. Pike Street in Lawrenceville in 1972. They specialize in the art of preparing, stuffing and mounting the skins of animals for display.

"You're bringing these animals back to life, you try to make them look as realistic as possible and it's just quite a challenge," Charles Watson, owner of Wildlife Taxidermy, Inc. said.

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'Behind the Scenes' ... with a taxidermist

In this week's 'Behind the Scenes' segment, we give you an inside look at the life of a taxidermist.

In this week's 'Behind the Scenes' segment, we give you an inside look at the life of a taxidermist.