New York City’s Last Taxidermist Has The Right “Stuff”

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THE oldest taxidermy business in New York City has opened the doors to its bizarre $38,000 collection of stuffed bears, lions and goats.

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The 62-year-old’s vast collection includes the 600lb bear, 100-year-old goat and the $12,000 lion. The Cypress Hills Taxidermy Studio owner can charge anywhere from $400 for a deer to $2,000 for a full bear that normally takes up to a year to finish.

When Youngaitis’ father, Victor, opened the studio in 1958, he’d rake in big bucks stuffing and mounting about 80 deer heads each hunting season.

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He also cleans and repairs old deer heads, which have become a trendy wall decoration in urban homes.

SOURCEBarcoft TV
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