ZIMBABWE: More Matetsi Unit 1 Reports from Farren Safaris

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  1. tim416

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    As I stated in an earlier post, I will continue to post pics as clients forward them. This couple from the Southwest US just finished up a safari with us
    last week. The only thing on his wish list he did not get was a leopard. The trail cam showed a nice tom leopard on the bait each night but was either run off by lions or left on
    its own just before daylight. We cannot night hunt in the Matetsi area. Ken put in a great effort on the leopard and managed to get some great other trophies in between times in the blind.

    Nice 41 inch buff with great bosses.
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    Ken and Rhonda with thier zebra
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    Nice warthog
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    Kudu
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    41 inch sable
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    Ken and Rhonda's PH Guav Johnson(far right) along with PH Tini Kok, and my wife Valerie in the background enjoying sundowners.
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  2. James.Grage

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    nice mbogo and trophy collection...

    what was the size on the sable
     
  3. tim416

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    Thanks, the sable measured out at forty one inches.
     
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    Very nice trophies.
    That would have been quite an icing on the cake to get the Leopard to.
    Nicely set trophy pictures. Have to like the stripes on that Kudu.
     
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    That looks like a very fun hunt. Congrats to the hunter.
     
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    great trophies
    looks like some dreams became reality
    love that sable and what a buffalo
    thanks for sharing well done
     
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    Very nice. Love the sable and buff.
     
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    Very nice trophies, congrats !
     
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    Very nice cape buffalo and sable!
     
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    Congrats to the hunters some very nice trophies.
     
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    Well done on some awesome trophies! Great buff and sable to top it off as well.
     
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    Thanks for the compliments. The game is in the area, but we must give credit where it is due. Guav Johnson is a great PH that focused on putting his client on mature trophies. The client stepped up and did his job at this point.
     
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    i really like the effort theyve gone to with posturing and getting the angle to really show the bueaty of the trophy
     
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    Amazing trophies, conrats
     

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