Luisa Zissman explains decision to get dead horse Madrono preserved by a taxidermist

Luisa Zissman broke down in tears as she explained her decision to have dead stallion Madrono preserved by a taxidermist.  Appearing on Thursday’s episode of This Morning alongside the majestic beast and taxidermist Simon Wilson aka Simon The Stuffa, the former Apprentice star grew emotional as she discussed her grief.   Although the entrepreneur, 33, explained that she … Read more

Taxidermist sets up business selling ‘Animalgamations’ made from the body parts of different animals

A businessman is fulfilling his bizarre passion for stuffed creatures by creating ‘bad taxidermy’ models using random body parts from different animals. Jack Devaney, 26, creates his figures and creatures using both dead animal parts and a selection of other materials. In the modern age, Jack doesn’t believe that traditional taxidermy has much of a … Read more

Taxidermist jailed for second time for illegally trading endangered species

A self-proclaimed taxidermist who was put behind bars after pictures of him posing next to his wild animal collection sparked a police investigation has been jailed for a second time. Aaron Halstead, from Burnley, Lancashire was jailed for 24 weeks in 2015 after a probe discovered he had illegally bought three sperm whale teeth, a … Read more

Taxidermist facing jail for second time for illegally trading endangered species

Taxidermist who was jailed after photos of him stood next to animal trophy collection sparked probe is facing being put behind bars AGAIN for illegally trading black rhino horns Aaron Halstead was jailed in 2015  for 24 weeks for trading with animals illegally He had illegally bought three sperm whale teeth, a cheetah’s skull and … Read more