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Alabama Taxidermy Association

Est 1980

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The Alabama Taxidermist Association (ATA) makes you a better-informed taxidermist. The ATA is an association built from its membership of business professionals and enthusiasts in the field of taxidermy with a primary focus of unity and education. There are many functions of the ATA including general member meetings, educational seminars and an annual show and competition.


**All rooms at the Guntersville State Park Lodge are booked for our show date. Here are 2 hotels closest to our venue: The Wyndham Gunter Inn 2140 Gunter Avenue, Gville, Al. 35976 (256) 780-0542. They only have about 15 rooms left for our dates and they are around $183.00 per night And The Hampton Inn 14451 US 431, Gville, AL. 35976 (256)-582-4176. They only have about 5 queens and 10 kings left. Rooms are normally $230.00 a night, but were offered to us at $199.00 . All rooms are going fast!! Please if you intend on coming, book now and also send in your registration forms!!

**PRO-1 PERFORMANCE CHEMICALS will be accepting orders for a “PRODUCT PALLET” that we will be shipping to the ALABAMA convention June 20-23. FREE SHIPPING / PICKUP AT THE SHOW…

CALL, ORDER, PAY - first come, first serve until the pallet is full.

(we will ship 2 pallets if necessary)

NOTE: Cut-off / deadline date for orders is Monday June 3rd.

Orders: 681-355-0225 (9am-5pm M-F EST)

How it works - call and order any of the following:

(pay by credit card)

- 5-gallon pail PRO-1 HIDE PASTE: $175

- 1-gallon pail PRO-1 HIDE PASTE: $42

- 1-gallon jugs ANY PRO-1 CHEMICALS

- 5-gallon pails ANY PRO-1 CHEMICALS

New for 2024: PRO-1 AWARDS now presented in both the Master's and Professional Categories

2024 Alabama  Taxidermist Convention


Lake Guntersville State Park

1155 Lodge Drive

Guntersville, AL 35976

Time & Date

June 20 thru June 23 2024


The Alabama Taxidermist Association is hosting our 48th Annual Convention June 20 - 23 at the beautiful Lake Guntersville State Park! We have some great seminars lined up and top notch judges to critique your work. We are a family friendly association, so bring the kids for 4 fun filled days of fellowship, continued education, banquet dinner and awards. We also have a wonderful group of suppliers, and a live auction full of great merchandise. Book your room early using Group Code: 1304 to insure the ATA rate plus tax. Reservations MUST be made before April 17, 2024.

Printable Registration Form (Click Here For PDF) 

ATA Awards Banquet Menu (Click Here For PDF)

Meet The Judges (click link)

Bubba Botts: Fish, Reptiles, & Crustaceans

Jeff Nelson: Birds

Jacob Clark: Whitetails, Mammals & Game Heads

Seminars (click link)


*McKenzie Supply

*Ohio Taxidermy Supply

*Outback Strutters

*Dream Wood Design

*Ray Murphy Supply

*Custom Barnwood Plaque

*Dixie Classic Panel

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