If you are looking for a book that explains how to tan your hide then this is the perfect book. Tan Your Hide is a step-by-step guide to making vests, belts, and wallets by home-tanning and hand-working furs and leathers. Complete with Illustrations ! 144 Pages
Here is an really good dvd by Kyle Kaatz & Brian Steines. This DVD is great for a beginner learning the proper techniques of fur handling.
In the Fur Shed: A Complete Video Guide to Fur Handling with Kyle Kaatz & Brian Steines Join Kyle Kaatz and Brian Steines to learn their methods of handling muskrats, mink, raccoon, otter, beaver, opossums, coyotes, and fox. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced fur handler you’ll gain valuable insights! Properly handled fur is always in demand. Take advantage of additional markets and higher prices by learning to skin, flesh, and stretch your catch. With spring beaver trapping in full swing, gain the knowledge you need to maximize your fur check!