Ojai Valley Taxidermy

Ojai Valley Taxidermy began its long journey in the summer of 1981. Intrigued by a do it yourself bird mounting kit ordered from the back of a magazine, Chuck Testa’s initial curiosity became a hobby and continues on.


Who I am.

Chucks warm and friendly personality, coupled with his attention to customer service has allowed him to enjoy a successful and interesting existence in a career that he is truly passionate about.

Animal Lover

Whilst working exclusively with non-living trophies, Chuck is a true animal lover and shares his home with a variety of furred and feathered friends, including 6 dogs and 2 chickens.

How I work.

It’s simple.

1 I get a project.


2 I work on the project.


3 I deliver the project.