How To Cape A Deer. This ensures the front end will be in the air and there wont be any friction between the cape and the ground. There are 10 photos illustrating how to cape a deer on this page.
Make a ring around the deer on the front legs. Step by step instructions on how to Cape a Deer. The nose to the front corner of the eye and eye corner to corner measurements are taken before even starting the skinning.
Make sure you do it before skinning.
Caping begins with just five relatively simple cuts. Make a cut up the inside of the leg along the line dividing the white and brown hair. Always drag your deer by the antlers or front legs rather than the back legs. Cut a full circle all around the carcass starting at the middle rib.