Part of the mission is to skin some boar, so I wouldn't have thought that was the problem. More likely the trying to find the random 3 pixels that will let you loot or skin is the trouble.
Don't you need to progress a bit further in to get that 'skill' though?
You should be able to skin crocodiles, although they are one of the few creatures whose skin can't be used for crafting and is just sold for a bit of cash.
Did a simple fetch quest to get some leaves and kill some boar. All was going well until I was swimming for the blue ones and a fucking crocodile monched on my leg. I shat myself. I got stabby, it sank and i got an achievement. Woohoo! I couldn't skin it though. Is that right?
My memory is hazy, but I remember trying to skin animals right away and not being able to until you learn how to do it.
Edited by robthehermit at 15:26:34 16-01-2013
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