My dad was able to shoot a great buffalo, and I stalked and shot a few more species, including a hartebeest, Cob du Buffon, and a reedbuck
Furthermore, you also have the added bonus that a lot of land adjacent to the dam is either game farm or nature reserve (Rolfontein), and game sightings are fairly common--kudu, reedbuck
, hartebeest, gemsbok for example--we also had a great sighting of African clawless otter.
The book has passages of great beauty, especially in descriptions of landscape and of process, as in skinning a reedbuck
Doug Nienhaus with great reedbuck
taken in Mozambique with PH Gary Duckworth of Mokore Safaris
But do we dream of hunting tsessebe, bohor reedbuck
, suni, or 90-several other obscure African antelope?
The area had been exceedingly kind to us as we supplied the skinning shed with East African Bohor reedbuck
, oribi, Nile bushbuck, East African sitatunga and East African bush duiker.
wildebeest, Zebra, Oribi, Grey redbuck and Reedbuck
Sigurwana's diverse wildlife resources include kudu, sable, nyala, waterbuck, reedbuck
, klipspringer, bushbuck, impala, wildebeest, zebra, eland, caracal, bushbabies and the elusive leopard, while night drives may surprise guests with sightings of shy nocturnal game such as antbear, porcupine, honeybadger, pangolin and brown hyena.
Uganda kob Kobus kob and reedbuck
Redunca redunca; Lent 1974).
Climatic influences on the behavioural ecology of Chanler mountain reedbuck
Zebras, wildebeest, Grant's gazelles, oryx, ostriches, reedbuck
, jackals, bat-eared foxes and hyenas all water here.
5 Creed-moor, I dropped a Vaal reebok at 250 yards, a mountain reedbuck
a bit closer but with the same thunderbolt quickness.