About Us

     Harris Taxidermy Studio is owned and operated by Joseph Harris a full-time professional taxidermist with nearly 30 years experience. Joe opened the business in 1988 after graduating from the Pennsylvania School of Taxidermy. Joe is an awarding winning taxidermist and is licensed by the State of Pennsylvania. Joe focuses on the finish work of our pieces, including skilled use of the airbrush.


     Joe has turned hunting into a family experience with his wife Maria, his daughters Hanna and Paige and his son, Joey. Joe has hunted all over North America and parts of Africa.


Harris Taxidermy Studio emplys two taxidermists in addition to Joe, Allan Harris and Nicholas Sees.


     Allan, known as Harry around the Studio, has been working with Joe since 1994. Harry enjoys mounting both turkey and deer and his work reflects this passion. Although, Harry specializes in deer and turkeys he is a talented all-around taxidermist.


     Harry enjoys spending his summers fishing on Lake Ontario. Harry is an avid turkey hunter and makes his own mouth calls. He is member of the NRA and AWild Turkey Federation.


     Nicholas is the most recent addition to Harris Taxidermy with over two years experiences. Nick has quickly become essential part of the studio. In addition to working on life-size mounts and African pieces, Nick hand carves nearly all of our fish mounts.


     Nick is devoted Traditional Archer. He enjoys spending the fall in his tree-stand and hand-carving long bows.


Harris Taxidermy Studio participates in the Early Bird Expo yearly held at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds in January.