- ABOUT US -
Boland Taxidermists is owned and operated by Jim & Ann Boland in Cochrane, Alberta. Jim has been in the taxidermy industry for approximately 35 years, and his love of the art of taxidermy has never faded, and he is always up for a challenging project brought to him by his hunters.
Jim is an avid hunter of big whitetail deer and big black bears. He has managed in his lifetime to take one Boone & Crockett whitetail and one Boone & Crockett elk. Although he has taken a few giant black bears he has never taken a Boone & Crockett one, but he is determined to get one. Jim also is an avid outdoor enthusiast; he is continually taking pictures of wildlife and scenery so that he may incorporate the knowledge into his mounts.
Jim's goal has always been to give high quality workmanship and true-to-life mounts. While viewing our photo gallery, it is apparent that attention-to-detail is without question!
Boland Taxidermists are proud supporters of: Safari Club International, Foundation for North American Wild Sheep, Wild Sheep Foundation Alberta, Alberta Fish & Game Association.
Jim has won numerous first places in competitions over the years with his most prized one being “People’s Choice Award” at Safari Club International in Reno, Nevada in 1988.