SOUTH AFRICA: Question for Tootabi Hunting Safaris

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  1. Tootabi Valley Safaris

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    Thank you Jaco.

    I will not lower myself to that standard. I have said what I want to and asked questions and questioned some actions and services offered.
     
  2. spike.t

    spike.t SPONSOR GOLD SUPPORTER AH Legend

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    jaco and pieter i havent seen so much pounding of keyboards on here for a long time, so i thought i would combine the topics and now you have nicely pulled the cheap hunt one in as well, all nicely combined!! :biggrin2:
     
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    LMAO! You guys are really funny today. PH's usually have a ton of funny things to say.
     
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    wow dont we think alot of ourselves bring yourself down to those standards and put my comments in quotes.You want answers and so do I really.I want them from loodt and since you made some comments hear now from you about what my post brought up.You decide to take it pass the first questions asked and now dont like someone coming back at you with some questions.You were just trying to pile on and make the problem bigger. I guess maybe the added pressure of a new business coming next door makes people do things to try and look good.I just believe in all the facts before you pile on more but my standards just maybe a little higher I guess.
     
  5. Jaco Strauss

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    Together we are INVISIBLE !!! ;) :)
     
  6. spike.t

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    gerhard i dont think you are being treated as the wrong party, what i do think is that everyone needs to take a chill pill and wait to hear what loodt has to say, as at the moment everyone is going round in circles and rehashing everything, and some are starting to get a bit steamed up......no one can really say anything more till loodt speaks and we hear what he has to say on the subject.
     
  7. spike.t

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    :laughing::beer: could come in handy after a bar session :whistling:
     
  8. Johnny7604

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    I know I am relatively new here but I would like to weigh in with a point of view. This is the first "heated" thread I have seen on this forum since registering. I realize they happen and it's not usually a big deal.

    I would caution people who have a vested financial interest in this forum to be careful how and what they post on a public forum. I have seen companies fold because of how their owners or employees present themselves on these types of forum. For some reason most peoples brain to mouth filter doesn't function when it is brain to fingers.

    I am not critisizing anyone only offering a small bit of advice. So far there has been some very well thought out responses to this topic and some not so much. Always remember that a google seach can easily turn this thread up for people like myself who are future clients doing research on perspective outfitters.

    I hope this all gets resolved for everyone involved.

    Cheers and all the best,

    John
     
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    You know what come after "INVISIBLE" don't you......"BULLETPROOF"....If you don't pass out you can actually get to "IRRISISTABLE":draught::beer::tongue:
     
  10. spike.t

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    and what stage had you reached in eye candy then? :biggrin2:
     
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    That is exactly what I hate about generalizations. Whole groups get branded or painted with the same brush.


    "Aggressive marketing" or questionable marketing can bite you in the ass. We both know that one.
    I have been around long enough to see it first hand.

    Honest mistakes can be made and there will always be someone who will conclude that someone is malicious or crooked.
     
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    Somewhere between bulletproof and irrisistable.......:eyecrazy:

    Sorry for the hijack.....just addingg a little humor to the conversation!
     
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    Never mind those guys. The kooks in the Channel are jumping right in too.
    You save my sanity.
    Thanks.
     
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    Every outfitter is as good as his word. I would hate to try and litigate a safari contract in another country. All the reason it is more important to be prudent in your research.

    I think that is part and parcel why everyone gets so heated on these topics.
    It is important.
    I want everyones hunt to be a success with any outfitter.
     
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    Not sure where this became personal for you. :confused:

    You'll help me understand you immensely if you can insert a breath after a period. :)

    Tootabi is apparently a registered name. So, there is some ownership of the name.
    See if EXXON would be real happy of you opened EXXON Safaris tomorrow.

    Experience does not evaporate when you change employers.

    Not sure what you are on about with the PH's and Eland release.
     
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    Thanks for the initial reply.

    My condolences to you and your family Loodt.
     
  17. spike.t

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    :headscratch:
     
  18. spike.t

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    you have mine as well.
     
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    Sorry bud. Too obtuse. Just your humour in the thread.
     
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    Loodt, Thank you for taking the time to do this post considering the circumstances. I also wish to extend my sincere condolences to you and your family.
     

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