Shark skin leather is known throughout the world for its coarse, rough textures. These finely tanned sharkskins that our cowboy boots are made from are subtle too the touch and made to last for many years. Shark skins are very low maintenance and just a dab of Bick 4 Leather conditioner will make them last for many years. shark skin boots are highly sought after for these great qualities. The skins that are used by our expert cowboy boot craftsmen are by-products from international cuisine and fishing villages. All of our shark boots come from non-endangered shark species and no CITES permit is needed for international trade.