The musk ox
leather is black or dark brown and is sold by the piece.
Our Gxx codes denote individual pieces. If you would like to order a specific musk ox leather hide, please go to our Gallery to pick the exact one shown.
species: Ovibos moschatus. Wild.
subject to CITES.
Musk ox are not endangered. There are about 100,000
roaming around northern Canada. The musk ox are protected by a
quota. Each year, hunters are allowed to hunt about 600 animals, but
only take about 400 per year. Many of the animals are eaten and the
hide is a by-product of a subsistence life style.