The process is relatively simple, with 70 illustrated steps in the colorful guide. The basic steps are to skin, prep, preserve, mount, and position the mouse, and the book takes into account all 38 species you may encounter on the hunt. All the tools, chemicals, and other supplies are provided, except for the traps to catch the mouse. That's your job. There's no trophy without the win, son.
Ethan Wolff-Mann is the Gear editor of Supercompressor. Taxidermy makes him uncomfortable. Follow him on Twitter @ewolffmann.