Experienced Firearm Instructors in Carthage, NY

Learn proper handgun, shotgun, and rifle use with gun training from our firearm instructors. In Carthage, NY, Apocalypse Ready is uniquely qualified to give you certified gun training. Our gun safety instructors have over 20 years of experience and help you learn basic and advanced firearms knowledge and skills. For your convenience, our firearms gun training classes are taught at our location or yours. Our training is in accordance with National Rifle Association (NRA) standards, which has been nationally recognized since 1871.

The Local Community’s Trusted Taxidermy Shop

Preserve your hunting trophies to be passed down for generations with help from our licensed taxidermist. Our taxidermy shop is an approved establishment, and works on game from all over the world. The following are just a few popular examples of what we work on:

Whitetail Deer
Exotic Animals
Wild Boar
African Game
Upland & Woodland Game
Game Heads
Full Body Mounts
Taxidermy Habitats

Owner Jason has competed in several taxidermists’ training programs. We work hard to ensure that each client receives the same high-quality of workmanship, striving for natural and realistic mounts. Quality is our main focus as we only use the best materials. Jason personally drops off and picks up the mount, issuing any special concerns about the project. Our company has a long-time working relationship with the local tannery.

We work hard to ensure that all projects are completed on time. Owner Jason will provide you with a completion date when the deposit is made. Delivery is available for large taxidermy pieces within a certain radius from the studio.

Completion for game heads, small game, and fish is typically around four to eight months. Large life-size taxidermy pieces normally take six to ten months. Your satisfaction is always our top priority.

Custom Knife Forging

Few items are as useful as a knife. They serve nearly endless applications for hunting, fishing, self-defense, and general use. Not every knife is made the same though, so it’s important that you have a knife that is tailored to you and how you plan on using it.

Count on our custom knifemakers for high-quality products. We’ll design a carbon or stainless steel knife to your specifications. Our work is backed by a 100% guarantee for quality, giving you peace of mind that your knife will be able to handle just about any job you need to use it for.

Expect quality products and services from our experienced professionals. Contact us for any questions you have about our gun training, gunsmithing, knives, or taxidermy.