I hunted 4 species already (see pictures), in Tanzania and Zimbabwe for cape buffalo, Central Africa for northwestern buffalo, Benin for savanna buffalo and Ivory coast for dwarf forest buffalo.... one is missing, nile buffalo from Ethiopia... The hunting method is the same, tracking... They all come to the call. Only the biotope is different. All are great to hunt and all can be dangerous !!!!
What do you think about ??
There are 5 antilopes in CAR with spiral horns, 4 of them are huntable: Lord Derby Eland, Bongo, Western Sitatunga and Harnessed Bushbuck. The western Kudu is living in unsafe area. Last season I was lucky and unlucky to bag all of them but not with the hunter, quite a challenge.
Anyone got this slam in CAR or another country, for example in SA with, Kudu, Nyala, Eland,
Pami*, The Mythe
by Philippe Aillery for Christophe Morio, Article originally published in Connaissance de la Chasse (see attached French article bongo-christophe-morio.pdf)
Professional hunter, Christophe Morio imposes himself also as an experienced naturalist. He is passionate of the entire fauna. Among the latter, a species with whom he often interacts
The subfamily Alcelaphinae contains Hartebeest (Genus Alcelaphus) which are nice to collect. Often taken by the road and not really hunted, how many species did you get?
Here are 5 species out of the 6 you can hunt under license.
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Where to Hunt Them?
• Coke hartebeest
120 kg (265 lb)
Check out or rather admire this magnificent orange animal!
My friend and PH François Guillet who hunts with me in Central African Republic took this magnificent 37 inch (94,5 cm) Bongo last January with his client.
This Bongo will apparently be number 2 SCI and number 1 Rowland Ward...
Here below is the number 1, now number 2, Rowland Ward
Hunting Roan Antelope
Big 32 inch Roan bull hunted in Central African Republic.
In English Roan Antelope (Hippotragus equinus) and in French known as Antilope Chevaline, Antilope Rouane and Hippotrague, Roan Antelope is a large, prestigious and sought after antelope by hunters sportsmen.
Six subspecies have been described, but the validity of most
Hunting Lord Derby Eland
Lord Derby Eland in Central African Republic
Lord Derby Eland Bull in Central Africa
52.5 inch Lord Derby Eland
Updated 05-01-2012 at 08:35 AM by christophe morio
Hunting Giant Forest Hog in Central Africa
This is the biggest, heaviest, rarest and ugliest of the Suidae family of Africa. A forest monster from a fairy tale.
The Giant forest Hog or GFH is native to wooded habitat and, despite its large size, remains largely unstudied and was only described for science in 1904, a mere 108 years ago!!! The specific name
Who made a double on BUFFALO ????
Any stories to share?
I was fortunate to make a double myself and with hunters in 3 countries, TANZANIA, BENIN and CENTRAL AFRICA.
Nice double on Buffaloes in CAR