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    Bullets for booze

    By Richie Prager Our hunting destination in 2013 was the Kizigo Hunting Block in the Singida Region of the Manyoni District in Tanzania. We were...

    On safari with… Drikus Swanepoel

    When and where were you born? 10 March 1985 in Windhoek, Namibia How did you get into hunting – what was it that influenced you? I was...

    On safari with… Johan Calitz

    When I think about my professional hunting career, I wonder if my yearning to be a hunter was not perhaps embedded in my DNA...

    Gorongoza in Mozambique – Rising and Rising

    The story of Gorongoza National Park in Mozambique is a remarkable epic of hope and of restoration after destruction. It is the story of...

    Sitatunga

    This antelope has a relatively long-haired and shaggy coat; both sexes have white chevron between eyes. The bushy tail is brown above and white...

    The gerenuk

    The most bizarre looking of the gazelles, the gerenuk gives a first impression of being of an impala with very long legs and neck....

    Namibia Running Out of Patience with CITES

    At the Eighteenth Conference of the Parties (CoP18) to CITES held last year, five southern African countries, Namibia, Angola, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Zambia proposed...

    On safari with Thierry Labat

    Both my parents immigrated to then Rhodesia from Mauritius. My father was only 20 years old in 1964 when he left Mauritius to come...

    On safari with Pete de Villiers

    My ancestors were from the two original de Villiers brothers who came to the Cape in the 1670s and started Boschendal Wine Farm. I was...

    Wild stripy pony

    The mountain zebra is white with black stripes and the legs are ring-striped to the hooves. The underparts are white and there is a...

    Taxidermist profile: Limpopo Taxidermy  

    Contact: (Owner/Manager) Lestie Cloete-Trollip Mobile: +27 82 667 8675 Contact Email: Limpopo.taxidermy@vodamail.co.za Website: limpopotaxidermy.com Tell us a little about your operation How it started and how we got into the...

    In pursuit of the king of the Sneeuberg

    A couple of months ago I was down in Graaff Reinet for a Greywing Partridge shoot with my good friend Tim Van Heerden from...