Great looking mount Quinton. I admire how much time and custom work you put into your animals. I had never before though about anything other than giving suggestions for what I would like to have done but not the personal attention you give to yours.
The uniqueness of yours make them much more special and give them an added look of realism. I may have missed it but how soon do you get to pick him up?
From the books that I have read, there is a lot of importance in knowing every nook and cranny of your hunting territory as well as the animal that you are hunting. So scouting as much as possible, just walking the land, will give you a good idea of what's around the corner or what's on the other side of a hill. Which can be very beneficial.
Making your own maps of human and deer trails, and different types of foliage such as group of pines,...