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Hunting Bongo in Africa

Posted on Feb 10, 2017

Bongos are very shy, plus they stay pretty much out of sight during the daylight hours. This makes hunting trophy bongos very challenging. They are nocturnal, so the best time for tracking them is just at first light. They stay close to salt, or mineral, licks, so that is a good place to scout for fresh tracks. Most likely tracking will...

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Trophy Nyala Hunting in Africa

Posted on Jan 17, 2017

Most nyala hunters are more interested in horn shape than absolute length. The quickest way to judge a nyala's maturity is by observing the horns. If the horn tips point inward it's a sign that the bull is immature. If the horn tips flare ...

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Hunting Trophy Mountain Nyala in Ethiopia

Posted on Dec 16, 2016

Hunting trophy mountain nyala in Ethiopia is done in two basic ways. The first is a high mountain hunt in the heather where a hunter will spend most of his time climbing up, or sliding down the hills. The mountain nyala is more exposed and can be ...

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Hunting Non-Exportable African Lions

Posted on Nov 27, 2016

I think that most serious hunters have entertained the idea of hunting the African lion. The lion is a challenging and dangerous animal to hunt and is possibly the most...

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Captive-Bred Lion Importations Denied to US Hunters

Posted on Nov 18, 2016

On October 20, 2016 Dan Ashe, Director of US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) announced that sport hunting of wild and wild-managed lions does contribute to the long-term conservation of the species in...

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Hunting Trophy Bushbuck in Africa

Posted on Sep 25, 2016

The spiral horned bushbuck is found in many African countries. South Africa is home to the Cape bushbuck. It is also found in southern Mozambique. The Chobe bushbuck is...

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Hunting Trophy Kudu in Africa

Posted on Aug 6, 2016

Hunting trophy kudu in Africa is on the top of the list for most plains game hunters. The only antelope that is more sought-after is the impala. The kudu is divided into different subspecies and is widely distributed in Africa from southern...

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Taking a Handgun to Africa

Posted on Jul 26, 2016

Some of us like to hunt the hard way; walk for miles; climb mountains, live in tents, fight bugs. Then there are those of us who like to hunt the real hard way...

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Hunting The Tiny Ten

Posted on Apr 6, 2016

Not every hunter that goes on safari in Africa is looking for dangerous game, or large plains game. There is a group of tiny antelope called "The Tiny Ten" that range through southern Africa that some hunters lust after. Most of these animals are very small. The largest...

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Safari Rifles for Africa - Plains Game

Posted on Mar 25, 2016

There are any number of different rifle/cartridge combinations that can be used to hunt plains game. "Plains Game" is a large category of animals that can range from a 35 pound red duiker to a 1600-pound eland, with a 2,000+ pound stink bull giraffe...

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