About Us
Located in a 10,000 square foot studio in Granbury, Texas, Roy Holdridge of TrueLife Taxidermy has been a full service taxidermist for more than 25 years.

With our full staff of Award Winning Taxidermists, we specialize in custom taxidermy for the sportsman who desires a unique, high quality way to preserve and display trophy animals.

From Axis Deer to Zebra, from skull mounts to life size mounts, from country to country, WE DO IT ALL!
Licensing & Certifications
  • Licensed to clear your trophies with U.S. Fish & Wildlife and with Customs.
  • Approved establishment to import animals requiring special treatment and/or quarantine with U.S. Department of Agriculture Plant and Animal Health Inspection.
  • Master Measurer for Safari Club International.
  • Certified Measurer for Texas Big Game Awards and Record of Exotics.
  • Life Member Texas Taxidermy Association
  • Life Member National Taxidermist Association
  • Life Member Safari Club International
  • Life Member Dallas Safari Club
  • Life Member NRA
  • Vice President of TTAI
  • Best Studio in the State 9 Times, most recently in 2016
  • Texas Taxidermy Association, Inc. Distinguished Services Award 2015
  • McKenzie Distinguished Service Award 2013
  • Wasco Award for Most Artistic Entry-2011
  • Louis Paul Jonas Award-2010
  • Paul Provenzano Awards in 3 Categories - 2013
  • Paul Provenzano Masters Award
  • Award of Excellence
  • Ivan Harvey Memorial Award
  • People’s Choice Award TTAI 2010
  • People’s Choice Award at Nationals 2003
  • People Choice Award at FNAWS
  • Best of Show TTAI 2004
  • Best Habitat at Nationals 2004
  • Best Habitat TTAI 2010
  • Multiple Best of Category Awards
  • Featured Article in Breakthrough Magazine
  • Convention Chairman - TTAI 2008
  • Competition Room Chairman - TTAI 2005-2016
Truelife Taxidermy | 4303 E. Hwy 377 | Granbury, Texas 76049 | p: 817.579.1789 | f: 817.579.5089 | Email Us