In the world of taxidermy it can be quite hard to tell what is a joke, and what is simply an awful mount.
Unlike our previous taxidermy fail lists, the 15 critters below are neither overtly funny or downright frightening. They just make us cringe a little bit.
1. Would you care for a box?
2. Something’s not quite right with those eyes
3. This shark may be expired
4. Ouch. Just ouch
5. Caution, some armadillos carry leprosy
6. Old school cool
7. If you see these in the woods, run
8. That’s quite a….quizzical expression
9. This poor thing looks otterly defeated
10. The perfect ambush predator
11. Here comes the buck
12. It just looks so relaxed
13. Unlike the lynx, this bobcat is way more focused
14. The ever rare rat-nosed deer
15. When you’re strolling through the world’s creepiest toy store
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