The gator does stand alone without it. Body & legs are reinforced. What makes him look so big is the fact that the tail is STRAIGHT OUT, so the full length of the gator is evident. Would make any Swamp People proud!Gator taxidermy of complete skin containing bony skutes, head, teeth, feet all original, in museum quality condition. Photographed with Glenn, who is 5'10 tall. This will give you a better idea of the SIZE of this critter. Legally caught/tagged gator from Florida. Wild gators have been harvested for 200 years, either live from government regulated hunts during the month of September in Louisiana, specific permits issued for rogue gators, or from legal egg collection by Alligator Farms from which gators are raised and a percentage released back to the wild. 100% of the gator is used in some way meat goes to restaurants, skin has various uses from leather goods etc.
No exceptions, there are too many laws on the books in other countries regarding gator products to risk confiscation. The item "(G402-4) HUGE 10' Real Gator ALLIGATOR stuffed skin Trophy Taxidermy Mount" is in sale since Monday, June 20, 2011. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Hunting\Taxidermy\Other Taxidermy". The seller is "whereonearth" and is located in Spartanburg, South Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.