Field-Dressing and Skinning Big Game Animals

Don't waste perfectly good meat. If you want your hunting ventures to be productive, learn some of the basics of field dressing game animals.

field dressing game animals - gambrel and lift
Illustration shows how to set up a gambrel (Fig. A), a possible method of hoisting the carcass (Fig. B), and cut lines for skinning a deer or other animal (Fig. C).
MOTHER EARTH NEWS Staff