Argentinian black buck.
Import of trophies into India is now restricted.
So I sent this one to a cousin in England.
Thats about 24 inches (antlers). A decent trophy by Indian standards.
The one I shot in Argentina was about 19 inches .
The interesting thing...
You can hunt black buck in Texas and also in Argentina.
These animals are Schedule 1 on the Wildlife (Protection) Act and can not be hunted in...
The Neelgai is the largest antelope in India.
Somewhat like the Eland you have in Africa.
Here is a snap of a Blackbuck with his Mrs.
An Indian Elephant (Tusker) in Masth.
You can see the flow of masth from the temporal glands.The testistrome levels increase to 600 times the...
Here are snaps of a couple of deer species found in India.
The most common of all deer species is the spotted deer. Also called Axis or Cheetal...
No doubt about it.
I have been trying to figure out how to start a new thread. But still new to this place.
Here are a couple of snaps from my...
A trophy Barasingha (Swamp deer)
The Himalayan Black bear has a distinct V shaped white marking on his neck and chest.
Yes . We do. There are sloth bear and also Himalayan Black Bears in the area. The Black bears are rather unpredictable and
and short tempered....
You said it Paw Print.
Those Neelgai you see are on my farm.
Here are some snaps of the Sambhar deer.
A big male. a female and a young stag.
The herd you see is "Neelgai". The largest antelope in India.
Sad indeed . The last of famous Taxidermists in India --Van Ingen . Mysore . Closed down in the mid 1990's.
I am a dentist by...
You won't believe it.
They (Govt.) burn the animal .
Having hunted abroad I strongly feel that Hunting contributes greatly to conservation, by...
Thanks for the link. I finally got the hang of posting snaps.
We shot her on a moonless night on foot in thick Saal jungle soon after she had...
Here are a couple of snaps .
I know that a number of big game hunters will talk about "Shot Placement" here after seeing the snap.
But when you...
Kaziranga is very interesting. It is one of the few places in India where you have all the members of the Indian Big Five.
The elephant (asian) ,...
This is P.S.Raghav from the foothills of the Himalaya. India.
I have hunted in South Africa , Argentina and England.
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