By Barbara Crown, Editor
Here at The Hunting Report
, we've heard every problem possible when it comes to trophies. We have seen trophies mishandled in the field, damaged before and during shipment, lost or stolen in transit, switched with lesser quality trophies, destroyed in warehouse fires and even disappear along with dishonest or bankrupt taxidermists. When a shipment of trophies from Botswana was highjacked by smugglers in 2011, we suggested hunters may want to invest in cargo or trophy replacement insurance, but a policy that would actually cover trophies from the moment they hit the ground to the moment they enter your trophy room did not seem to exist. Enter the Holmes Organisation
You may have noticed their recent advertisement in our pages. The ad pitches "comprehensive insurance for your trophies, from the field to the trophy room and everywhere in between.....