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We're not claiming to be experts in the world of hunting, but we do know that the telltale sign of a good taxidermist appears when you find yourself seriously debating whether the stuffed animal you see is alive. That's the reaction that Chris Kruger of Kruger's Creations strives for with every animal he preserves -- from bears to bass, bison to bobcats. Read the full Best of Phoenix 2012 story on Kruger's Creations.
Also check out the complete Best of Phoenix 2012 interactive periodic table.
Photos by Katie Johnson
Published on September 17, 2012