Taxidermy, the dying art (so to speak) of preserving and displaying animal carcasses, requires a great deal of time, talent and training. But when none of those factors are present, the results can be hilarious... or totally terrifying, depending on your perspective.
We came across a recently-posted Imgur gallery that captures some of amateur taxidermy's most cringe-inducing fails, which the host has titled “Taxidermy Done So Horrible [sic] it is Beautiful”... but frankly I'm not down with the whole “beautiful” part.
Fascinating, yes. Baffling, for sure. But these snarling, googly-eyed monstrosities go way beyond concepts of beauty or ugliness. Hell, I'm not even sure what species some of these cartoonish demons are supposed to be.
Browse through the entire collection of stuffed abominations and figure it out for yourself!