Wildlife Recapture Taxidermy is a taxidermy in Montana (US). We offer professional, high quality taxidermy services on all types of animals from birds to mammals. Our portfolio includes taxidermy projects for hunters, museums and commercial businesses. We have created skulls, antlers, mounts and rugs for homes, offices and cabins. And with a wide selection of preservation equipment, mounting and casting materials, we will take your prize trophy and turn it into a taxidermy animal display that you will treasure for many years to come. If you haven’t been hunting but want an animal piece, buy taxidermy items from our own wildlife collection. Although we specialize in taxidermy in Montana (US), we can service local, national and international customers.

Also known for our cleaning and restoration services, we can make an old mount, rug or other taxidermy animal look like new again. Our services include recoloring and repairs. The cost is based upon the age and condition of the item, so contact us for a quote. Approved by the USDA, we go to great lengths to be safe, professional and respectful in all of our transactions. Having a positive reputation worldwide, buy taxidermy and pick up your taxidermy in Montana. We can also ship your purchase to you anywhere in the US or worldwide.

Located in Northwest Montana of the US, we do a lot of work with fowl, fresh fish and bears. Stop by to see us in action or get a closer look at our large display of taxidermy animals. If you’re not near by, shop our online catalog to buy taxidermy products from our store that will enhance your decor and celebrate your appreciation for wildlife. If in stock, these items are ready to ship to you immediately. We also offer taxidermy animal workshops and classes for both the beginning or experienced taxidermist in Montana (Kalispell).

We are dedicated to the profession and stand by our work. We promise to deliver quality products and great prices.

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Mel Siefke

Mel Siefke has been a leading taxidermist and wildlife artist for more than thirty years.  Growing up in northwest Montana, Mel is an accomplished hunter and outdoorsman who has been featured in numerous TV shows and publications for both his hunting and taxidermy skills.  His company Wildlife Recapture specializes in some of the most creative and challenging wildlife recreations in the world.  His work can be seen in the Eastman's Collection, Cabela's, Bass Pro-Shops, Dick's Sporting Goods signature Field & Stream Stores, and in the homes and trophy rooms of more than five thousand customers.  

With a masterful eye for detail and using the latest technologies and materials, clients from around the world rely on Mel's skill and team to capture the memories of their hunt.  Mel has mounted more big game animals both full and partial mounts then any other North American taxidermist.  Whether a wild turkey, bugling Elk, or lions on the plains of Africa, each is a custom piece on to itself.  His love of recapturing wildlife and bringing the essence of the hunt to life is more than his career, it's his passion.