South African Professional Hunter shot
This is a discussion on South African Professional Hunter shot within the Latest Hunting News forums, part of the Hunting Forums - Main category; Louis Lategan (Melody safaris) was shot by one of his clients while hunting Busbuck a couple of days ago, the ...
06-30-2012, 01:35 AM #1
- Member of SCI, PHASA, IPHA
- Hunted South Africa, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Botswana, Tanzania
- Jaco Strauss has no Articles
- View Jaco Strauss's Photos
South African Professional Hunter shot
Louis Lategan (Melody safaris) was shot by one of his clients while hunting Busbuck a couple of days ago, the bullet passed through his arm and body, louis is doing well all of this considered and is strengthening in hospital.
Thought I would let everyone know.
06-30-2012, 05:36 AM #2
- Hunted Hunted Zim, RSA (2), Namib(2), going again, Calif, Oregon, Arizona, Texas, Virginia, Idaho, South Dakota, Montana, Nevada, MO
- Cliffy has no Articles
- View Cliffy's Photos
Please pass along my wish for a speedy recovery. I'm sure everyone on this forum does the same.
06-30-2012, 06:42 AM #3
- Member of KZN Hunters Assoc
- Hunted Namibia (Otavi) South Africa ( Limpopo, Kwazulu Natal, Northern Cape) Canada (BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia) USA (Montana, Washington, South Dakota, California, Colorado, Wyoming, Kansas, Minnesota, North Carolina, Virginia, Utah, Hawaii)
- BRICKBURN has no Articles
- View BRICKBURN's Photos
Thanks for letting us know Jaco.
I wish him a speedy recovery and feel for his family.Practice whispering before you leave for Africa!
A Legend in my own mind!
06-30-2012, 07:14 AM #4
- Member of SCI, NRA
- Hunted South Africia Alaska, Canada, Most Western US
- arizona has no Articles
- View arizona's Photos
Sorry to hear this, any idea of how it happened Jaco, perhaps we can all learn from this
06-30-2012, 07:49 AM #5
- Member of SCI
- Hunted Canada (AB, SK, NWT, BC) USA (NM) South Africa (Limpopo, KZN, Free State, Eastern Cape, Northen Cape)
- Diamondhitch has no Articles
- View Diamondhitch's Photos
Sad to hear. Too much of this lately. Good to hear he will be alright.
Anyone know if he is related to Bennie Lategan? I hunted a bit on his place.The journey is the reward.
06-30-2012, 09:54 AM #6
- Hunted Norway, Sweden, England, South Africa
- Norwegianwoods has no Articles
- View Norwegianwoods's Photos
I hope he will have a speedy recovery!
06-30-2012, 10:07 AM #7
- Member of RFEC, RFETO
- Hunted Finland, RSA ( KwaZulu Natal, Limpopo, North West ), Spain
- Nyati has no Articles
- View Nyati's Photos
Bad news again, I hope he fully recovers .
06-30-2012, 11:16 AM #8
- Member of NRA,Missouri hunters ed, Owensville Gun Club, Quail Forever
- Hunted USA, South Africa, France
- 35bore has no Articles
- View 35bore's Photos
Terrible, Hoping for a fast recovery."That which does not kill us makes us stronger" Friedrich Nietzsche
06-30-2012, 11:25 AM #9
- Member of NRA, ATA, PITA, NAHC, NAFC, DU, TU, DSC, SCI, RMEF
- Hunted USA - Canada -Tanzania, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Africa
- James.Grage has no Articles
- View James.Grage's Photos
Tough news at best...
May he recover and continue on his desired path.
when information become available on how this tragedy occurred you you share with the rest of us.James Grage - New Mexico
Hold a steady Eye & Rifle...
"Very few of the so-called liberals are open-minded...they shout you down and won't let you speak if you disagree with them." John Wayne
07-01-2012, 12:44 AM #10
- Member of SSAA, RW
- Hunted Australia, South Africa, NZ
- Ado has no Articles
- Ado has no Photos
Seems to happening too often.
Lets hope he makes a full and speedy recovery.
Ady.Wife, dog, footy, pie... bugger it I am going hunting...
07-01-2012, 02:03 AM #11
- Member of SCI, SHAC, RW Guild
- Hunted Norway, Sweden, Poland, South Africa
- Wolverine67 has no Articles
- View Wolverine67's Photos
Terrible news. My wishes for a quick recover.The best hunt are the one in your dreams, the next best are the one in your memories.
07-01-2012, 05:55 AM #12
- Member of NAHC Life Member, NRA Life Member,SCI, Buckmasters
- Hunted USA(from Coast to Coast and Alaska), Germany, South Africa, Canada
- Bobpuckett has no Articles
- View Bobpuckett's Photos
Sorry to hear another PH has been shot we wish him a full and speedy recovery. BobEnjoy life now -- it has an expiration date.
07-01-2012, 07:43 AM #13
What is going on this year?!Tom
07-02-2012, 08:29 AM #14
- Member of Houston Safari Club, Gulf Coast SCI, SCI International. Rowland Ward, NRA
- Hunted Mozambique, South Africa, (Kwa-Zulu Natal & East Cape), Zimbabwe (Charisa & West Nicholson), U.S.(Texas, New Mexico, LA, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Wyoming & Montana), Canada (Alberta) & Argentina (Cordoba)
Does anyone know if he is kin to Bennie Lategan????
By Deinotherium in forum Hunting AfricaReplies: 26Last Post: 06-21-2012, 06:49 AM
An illegal trophy hunt of a leopard implicating a South African hunter is being investigated by Namibian authoritiesBy AfricaHunting.com in forum Latest Hunting NewsReplies: 56Last Post: 12-13-2011, 10:53 PM
By AfricaHunting.com in forum Latest Hunting NewsReplies: 22Last Post: 08-29-2011, 02:43 PM