I have seen many Oryx....but never one like this

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  1. antiflag83

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  2. Pheroze

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    Weird! Is that one skinny oryx? Maybe this is a nutritional issue?
     
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  3. Shootist43

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    That looks to be what is "lovingly" called a freak of nature.
     
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    Wow! Hope that's not a genetic predisposition! Hard to believe she is old except for the length of those. She has survived well!
     

  5. reedy0312

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    Thanks for sharing, always cool to see pics of these types of things!
     
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  6. Adrian

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    It's hot.

    It melted.
     
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  7. BRICKBURN

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    Amazing length to those horns. Beyond the shape.
     

  8. CAustin

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    I like odd critters like this one.
     
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  9. Pondoro

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    Germans would be beside themselves over this..
     
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  10. PLM

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    I would shoot that one in a minute. I would have a lot of fun telling my friends about the long and excruciating hunt for the very rare and elusive droop horn oryx!
     
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    Strange and very interesting !
     

  12. Ernie Shipman

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    I would love to have it beside my other one - I could tell my customers they were "his & hers" oryx! I a sure I could convince everyone!!!
     

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    To hard to mount the horns on the wall. It would suck a lot of space up in the trophy room.
     

  14. 3S Safaris

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    Third one from the left , this one is from 2005 in Namibia. Was kinda weird they culled it the next day.

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    I think they culled the wrong one.
     
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  16. antiflag83

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    :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:

    3S Safaris meant the eighteenth from the left
     

  17. Bert the Turtle

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    I shot one similar a few years ago. Already had a typical one. Apparently a German great-great-grandfather is all it takes.
     

  18. 3S Safaris

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    Third one from the right my mistake.
     
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  19. MartyJ

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  20. BigJohnx13

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    Did you guys check the temperature. It measured 52 deg C that day
     

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