This poll is to determine how our members process and dispose of their fur. The questions will be:
To what degree do you process most of your fur?
I sell the animals whole as I catch them.
I freeze the animals whole.
I skin the animals and freeze the pelts.
I skin the animals and flesh the pelts.
I skin, flesh, stretch and dry the fur.
What is your proficiency in fleshing pelts?
I do not flesh pelts.
I pull or cut the flesh from pelts.
I use scraper held in one hand.
I use a beam and two-handle fleshing knife.
I use a double edge (one side sharp) fleshing knife.
Which of the following animals do you stretch on wood?
(You my choose more than one.)
I do not use wood stretchers.
What is the primary outlet for your fur?
Local auction (Trapper’s Association, etc.)
Major Auction (NAFA, FH, etc.)
Private dealings through major buyer.
None of the above
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