Douglas Herrick

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Douglas Herrick
Born Douglas Eugene Herrick
8 July 1920(1920-07-08)
Douglas, Wyoming
Died 3 January 2003 (82) [1]
Casper, Wyoming
Known for Jackalope

Douglas Eugene Herrick (July 8, 1920 - January 3, 2003) was an American taxidermist, popularly held to be the co-originator of the jackalope (along with his brother, Ralph Herrick).



  1. "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2015), Douglas Herrick, 2003; Burial, Casper, Natrona, Wyoming, United States of America, Highland Cemetery; citing record ID 115246032, Find a Grave,