I brought Austin and Aaron the biggest buck I may ever harvest in my lifetime within a hour after loading it in the truck. I made many phone calls on which taxidermist to take it to. Glad to say, everyone had mentioned and told me to go NO WHERE but Stehlings. The peice of very detailed work I got back made the experience the best. These gentleman were constantly sending me updates and letting me know how the process was going along the way. This buck will now be attending many expos in the near future thanks to Aaron and Austin. From that point forward.. every trophy I plan on remembering for a lifetime will be going to Stehlings Taxidermy.

Logan Dahnert

I was referred here by one of my hunting buddies. Within seconds of walking in their shop, I knew I was in good hands. The dozens of incredible pieces hanging on the wall speak for themselves.

I brought Austin and Aaron two ducks: a drake wood duck and a bull canvasback. They genuinely care about their customers. They sat down and asked for the stories behind both birds before guiding me through my options. They were awesome to work with and went above and beyond to make sure I was getting what I wanted.

I feel so fortunate to have two world class taxidermists less than two hours from my house. The quality of their work is second to none. I couldn’t be happier. I’ll never take a bird anywhere else.

Nathan Woelfel

Amazing work done on my dog’s first retrieve. Absolutely stunning mount. These guys work with you to preserve your trophy exactly as you want it. Easiest 5/5 stars I’ve ever given.

Brandon Debbink

Great work, great turn around time. Very detailed work and great with suggestions/ideas on mount position etc. I will absolutely use them for my next mount!!!

Bryan Bazan

Picked up my ross goose today looks amazing! Dropped a deer off and can’t wait to see what they do!

Aaron T Carrow

Top quality taxidermy work on my wood duck and fair pricing as well.

Jon McDonell

I’ve had two crappies done by them and both are way above my expectations. Amazing quality look as if they just came from water. Thank you I will be back.

Jim Kreil

Beautiful work! Got a Mallard Drake mount done and it turned out awesome!! Will be back soon to get another mount done! Highly recommend! Thanks guys!

Jake Baumann

Best fish taxidermists I have ever used. Took just over a year.

Chris Czerwinski

The paint job on my crappie looks like the fish is still alive. I would recommend them to anyone I know. An amazing job.

Casey Honeyager

Their work is beyond what my expectations were. Amazing work to say the least!

Brett Turner

Hi Aaron, The Small Mouth Bass arrived today in fine shape. You all did an awesome job on my fish of getting the colors exact, (Green Bay-Green) per my Photo!! It has exceeded my expectations. I absolutely love it! This was a Trophy of a Lifetime for me and most anyone in the U.S. You can expect additional Business, very soon. You will also have a referral from me, to many of my friends. Thank You.

Clay Gronen Dubuque, Iowa

No one does turkeys better than Stehlings and their fish are great as well. Combine great taxidermy with outstanding customer service and you have one of the leaders in the industry.

Joe Kowal

” Thank you for the fast service and product”

-Herring Replica- Razor Productions, Brooklyn, NY

” Excellent Work” Muskie Replica

Dave Ayers, IL

“You guys are first class in quality and service hands down. Keep up the good work boys”

Will Jacobson, WI

“Great job on my Smallmouth bass, it looks amazing on my wall”

Devin Lathrop, WI

“Thank you for all the hard work on the Salmon Replica. My guide is going to love it”

Bob Wimberly, Washington

” Good product, nice painting”

Lam- Son Nyguyen , Carolina Biological Supply

“The brook trout looks great, just like the rainbow you did for me”

Patrick Homman , CA

I have sent several Northerns to the Stehling’s. They do an excellent job and are quite reasonable. They ship them back like they are going to Iraq !

Jerry C. NY

Great beautiful work, good prices and all around good guy. Aaron I appreciate it 

- Darrell Hall, TX

Thank you for the rainbow trout, and thank you for donating it through the auction focused on the hurricane victims. I am very pleased with the fish…..it looks great. The driftwood is perfect, and I am pretty sure my wife will love it. Also, thank you for the great packing job, and the correspondence throughout the process. Merry Christmas, and Happy New Year.

Ross Vogler, Indiana

It is so beautiful — you did an amazing job painting The tiger trout ! THANK YOU!

Brian McCauley, PA

Thank you for your work on the replicas. My colleagues and I are especially thrilled with the Burbot.

James Gammon - Prof. Emeritus of Zoology , Depauw University, IN

We Got the Trout, It looks excellent ! It’s Nice to deal with a family owned business like yours !

Sal Fili Sparks, Maryland

The fish arrived today,I couldn’t have got it faster if I drove there to pick it up myself. I have never seen such a drop dead gorgeous trout mount in all of my World travels. From the mounting to the painting, you created exactly what I wanted . The crating was excellent as well. Thank you to Austin and Aaron for everything !

Dale Powers Independence, Wisconsin

The mount is Awesome ! Thank you !

George Purucker Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin

I just can’t say enough about how great Aaron Stehling is and how grateful I am for his help. Not only does he do great work he goes out of his way to take care of his customers – something that I don’t see very often nowadays. I had personally shot a true trophy of a lifetime this past spring – an erythritic phase (red) eastern wild turkey. Realizing how rare this color phase is I knew I had to mount it. After skinning it I realized there was quit a bit of shot damage and not being a turky pro, I decided to try and get some help. I did want to do as much as I could taxidermy wise, but was just not confident enought to flesh it and mount it. I called Aaron and surprisingly he was more than willing to help. He did a great job, got the bird done ahead of what I expected, and was just great to deal with all along the way. If anyone is looking for someone to do wholesale work, I would HIGHLY recommend him. I have high standards, ethics, and am not the easiest guy to please and Aaron was the best guy I’ve dealt with in a long time! As soon as I complete the little bit of finish work on my tom I will post pics. He is a beautiful bird and I thank Aaron for doing such a great job – he deserves all the credit!

Joe Kowal, IL

Satisfied Customer You run a top notch business !

Daryl Brassfield, Wisconsin

I Would like to thank Stehling’s Taxidermy, LLC for the great job on the Hen shoveler, and the professionalism of taking on a bird that was not in the greatest shape when they received it but made the most of it.” AWESOME JOB”

Ken Meyer, Wisconsin

-Pheasant- Our Chessie’s first bird. We’re incredibly pleased. Thanks guys!

Trevor Bellrichard, Wisconsin

-Whitetail Deer- Outstanding job and lots of compliments! Thanks guys!

John Andrews , Wisconsin

And it looks beautiful on the wall too! Amazing work yet again. Thanks for yet another outstanding quality bass mount. 

Jeff Paliki Jr. , PA

Thank You again Aaron for the pumpkinseed sunfish. It is very nice. Fins are perfect and exactly what I was expecting. I like it a lot.

Clay Gronen, Iowa

– Delaware State Record Muskey- “Aaron, I received Muskey today,,all I can say is WOW!!..You guys did an amazing job. I cant thank you enough,, It is truly a work of art. I will let everyone here in Delaware know how great of a job you did. Thanks again for everything.”

James Stewart, Delaware

Hi Aaron, Just wanted to send you a note of thanks for the Bluegill mount. I received it last week, and it’s really a very nice mount. Great attention to detail, and craftsmanship. Thanks! 

Carlin Hetzler , Maryland

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