Red Dead Redemption 2 Cardinal

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Cardinal can be hunted and skinned for crafting materials, it's a Small sized Bird animal. We recommend using a Varmint Rifle or a Repeater to hunt this animal. You can craft a at the Trapper Shop using it's materials and cook the Gamey Bird meal from hunting it, . it's not a Legendary Animal.

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Cardinal Locations

Every type of Cardinal found in RDR2.

    Using the best weapons to hunt a Cardinal in Red Dead 2, will reward you with a Perfect Quality Kill. Since this animal is you should use to attract it in the wild.

    Cardinal Perfect Quality Kill Weapons.

    • Use
    • Bow with Small Game Arrow

    Regular Cardinal Locations

      RDR2 Cardinal Locations

      There's currently no Legendary version of this animal.


      Cardinal Cooking Recipes

      Cooking recipes you can use with this animal.

      Recipe NameRegularThyme TypeOregano TypeMint Type
      Gamey BirdPlain Game BirdNoneNoneNone

      Cardinal Materials

      The materials you will receive from hunting and skinning an Cardinal will depend on the animal quality and kill quality.

      MaterialCostKill Quality
      Perfect Cardinal Carcass$1Perfect Kill
      Good Cardinal Carcass$0.6Good Kill
      Poor Cardinal Carcass$0.4Poor Kill
      Cardinal Feather$0.3Any
      Gamey Bird Meat$0.25Any
      Flight Feather$0.15Any

      Red Dead Redemption 2 Cardinal Crafting

      What you can make from Cardinal crafting materials.

      Trapper Crafting

      Item NamePricingHow to unlock
      Legendary Beaver Flop Hat$22.00Legendary Beaver Pelt, Legendary Boar Pelt, Cardinal Feather
      Rococo Accessory$15.00Crow Feather x2, Cardinal Feather x2

      Fence Crafting

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      Where to find these Special Crafting Materials

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      Camp Crafting

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