New taxidermy class a hit at MI high school

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Source:   —  April 01, 2016, at 4:34 PM

Sixty students enrolled in its first two sections, and about a dozen had to be turned away. Each learner in the class is asked to bring in an animal that he or she hunted, trapped or found dead.

New taxidermy class a hit at MI high school

A MI high school is offering a taxidermy course for the first time, and it'south a big hit.

Sixty students enrolled in its first two sections, and about a dozen had to be turned away.

Each learner in the class is asked to bring in an animal that he or she hunted, trapped or found dead. Road kill counts.

In Mieyah (MEE'-yah) Brenton'south case, the red-bellied woodpecker the senior worked on was a gift from the family cat.

According to Brenton, a lot of people think the class is gross. But she says "it'south just kind of something that'south chilly to learn, particularly if you like biology."

Instructor Kyle Tubbs, who owns a taxidermy business, says the course meets state standards for science instruction. Principal Ryan Cayce (KAY'-see) says it complements other science and art classes.

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