TROPHY HANDLING


All Field preparations are handled by our experienced and well-trained staff. Hides are meticulously skinned, tagged with you name and chemically preserved before they are transported, free of charge, to our Local Taxidermy or Dip & Pack agent. Jane Otto Safaris will do all necessary documentation and arrangements to have your trophies safely and legally exported.
Preferred Taxidermist and Dip & Pack Agents used by Jannie Otto Safaris: Highveld Taxidermists f35798_bac00473a362405f8522b5d76ea5fe1a.png_srz_389_135_75_22_0.50_1.20_0.00_png_srz
Shipping Agent used by Jannie Otto Safaris: Safari Cargo Systems - 'expeditors of extraordinary cargo"
Important Notice Regarding Importing Trophies to the USA.
  • All hunters must be identified by their FULL GIVEN NAME AS IT APPEARS ON THEIR PASSPORT. This must appear on all documents period.
  • Copy of the Hunt Register or Hunt Permit is REQUIRED to submit with every entry.
  • ONLY ONE HUNTER TO A HOUSE BILL AND CRATE / PACKAGE.

Clients often request their Hunting Outfitters to combine two, or more, clients’ trophies onto one PH Register. Not only is this illegal to do, but it can land you in serious trouble. Should you as PH / Outfitter allow such practice, you can be held responsible for submitting false / fraudulent information, as you have signed the PH Register. According to the Lacey Act in America, it is a violation of law to complete / submit such false documentation.
Following Animals may not be imported into the U.S. under any circumstances:
  • Cheetah
  • African Wild Dog
  • Brown Hyena
  • Scimitar Horned Oryx
  • Mountain Cape Zebra
  • Black Rhino
  • Jaguar
  • Black Faced Impala