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Professional Taxidermist

Advanced Taxidermy is a full service, professional taxidermy business located in Lake Norden, SD. We have customers locally and all over the United States.

With over 50 years of  experience as a master taxidermist, we can provide you with the mount of a lifetime for big game, small game, upland bird, waterfowl, or fish you wish to have mounted.

Whether it has fins, furs, or feathers we have created a mount of it. A few examples of what we have mounted include; whitetail deer, mule deer, elk, antelope, bear, moose, big horn ram sheep, pheasant, turkey, grouse, quail, ducks, geese, walleye, northern pike, musky, largemouth bass, panfish and more. Check out our photo Galleries.

We even do novelty mounts, such as the famous “jackalope” and the “desert owl”.

Trophy Mounts

Advanced Taxidermy is your solution for  professional taxidermy that will create that one of a kind trophy mount. Our pricing is competitive, our service is second to none. Ask about our satisfaction gaurantee! Contact Us.

If you’ve got that trophy fish, bagged a big game trophy of a lifetime, or took your limit of upland or waterfowl birds, let Advanced Taxidermy preserve that hunting memory for you!

The Owner

Stan Lorenz is the owner of Advanced Taxidermy, and has been creating professional taxidermy mounts since 1965.

His love for wildlife led him to an overwhelming interest in taxidermy. Stan built on that knowledge by attending seminars and entering taxidermy competitions.

He was later recognized for his exceptional talent and achieved Master status as a taxidermist.

Stan’s mission is:

“to provide museum quality work to each client while providing them with customer service over and above what they expect.”

He is skilled in all phases of  taxidermy, including:

  • Upland Game Birds
  • Waterfowl
  • Small Mammals
  • Large Mammals
  • Fresh Water Fish
  • Replica Fish

Contact Advanced Taxidermy today to find out how easy it is to preserve your life long memory of your hunting or fishing trip of a lifetime.