Rathje an award winning licensed taxidermist will provide you with
a quality mount and courteous service!
and Federally licensed with special permits to collect
and mount protected species ; my taxidermy services are in demand
by the New York Department of Environmental Conservation, U.S. Military
at Fort Drum, Amboy Nature Center, Peabody Museum, and many colleges.You
will also see my trophy mounts on display
Mountain Sports, and Dick's
our Showroom where you will see many unusual bird,fish, and
animal mounts in habitat displays, a variety of wildlife
items for outdoor crafts, and rare collectibles.Our big game
mounts, fish mounts, small game mounts and game bird mounts
are For Sale! Custom work is available.
Fish Wish Taxidermy
comes with 26 years of quality taxidermy service proven in competition.
My fish mounts include many state records. Remember
the 1989 World Record Coho Salmon at 33lbs. 4oz.! I am a graduate of Cortland State University with a Bachelor Degree in Biology
and Geology with a certification to teach. Afterwards I spent six years as a
Fish and Wildlife Technician for the NYS DEC. I was a co-chairman for the Salmon
River Chapter of Ducks Unlimited and a Deer Forum member .I am now a Nature Agent
for Cornell Cooperative Extension, a New York Conference Instructor for Fish
and Wildlife Identification, Official Judge for Lake
Ontario Fishing Derbies,
President of the Finger Lakes Retriever Club, and Vice-President of the Pulaski
Chamber Of Commerce.
I bring lots
of experience and ability to my work at Fish Wish Taxidermy.
15 Hotchkiss Drive
Pulaski, N.Y. 13142
At our studio we
can refinish those old mounts to make them look new.
Fish Wish Outfitters can set you up with a fishing guide or hunting
guide.We can supply you with area maps and points of interest not commonly