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  1. Annette Patterson

    Annette Patterson New Member

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    Hello,

    I am a graphic artist at Safari Press, Sports Afield and Rowland Ward.

    At Rowland Ward we are working on the 30th edition of the Rowland Ward Records of Big Game Africa
    It's due out next year. Is it ok to ask if anyone has a trophy in the top 20 of Rowland Ward? We would love to have some photos for the upcoming 30th edition. And any photo is credited to the owner.

    It's been a lot of fun to learn about the hunting world. I really do appreciate hunters and what they do for conservation, freedom, and helping out local villages in the poorer countries.
     
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  2. PHOENIX PHIL

    PHOENIX PHIL AH ENABLER AH Ambassador

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    Welcome to AH! Can't say I have any top 20 RW's however.
     

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  4. Annette Patterson

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    Thank you Phoenix Phil.
     

  5. Annette Patterson

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    Thank you Jerome Philippe.
    I wanted to let you know, the links to the Rowland Ward Measuring instructions and methods forms have changed. They are all under the same link now at:https://rowlandward.com/measurements/
    The method forms have been updated and the measurers list updates frequently. All the updates can be found in this link.
    Thank you for the add! I look forward to wishing everyone Happy Hunting!
     
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  6. Witold Krzyżanowski

    Witold Krzyżanowski AH ENABLER AH Legend

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    Wlcome to the great forum Annette.
    Good luck and all the best.
     

  7. Nyati

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    Hi Annette, welcome to AH !

    Wish I could help you :)
     

  8. Annette Patterson

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    Thank you Witold and Nyati.
    :)
     

  9. sierraone

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    Welcome to our forum Annette. With what you already know, you probably have some stories for us!
     

  10. Ridgewalker

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    Annette, welcome to AH! Me, I only take things I like. I’m pretty sure none of my trophies would qualify, but to me they are all a part of my grand times! Good luck in your research!
     

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    welcome aboard.
     

  13. BRICKBURN

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    Let us know what the 20th placement measurement is in a bunch of categories and I'll let you know.
     

  14. Annette Patterson

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    Thank you sierraone. That it is one of the advantages to working here. I have gotten to read so many great stories! I have none of my own. However, I did live in Ghana, West Africa for 2 years. My last 6 months there I finally got to take a tour in the coastal rain forest.
    We passed a corn field that had been trampled by forest elephant. We were going to try to catch up to them and came upon some droppings. Our guide put his finger in and said, NO, we are about 3 days behind. So we went ahead and traipsed on and came upon some snails.
    This is the funny part, our guide picked one up and said, "We love these! and sucked it right out of the shell. I cracked up. The other people on the tour were grossed out, but I was just laughing. I did eat snails while there. And there were snails larger than my shoes.
    The sad part is, one of the guides on this tour had lost a friend to poachers, just the day before our tour. His friend was a ranger for the game reserve in northern Ghana. This is usually the story I tell when I try to educate people on the difference between hunters and poachers.
     

  15. Annette Patterson

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    Thank you Ridgewalker. It's the hunt that counts. Some grand adventures I am sure.
     
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  16. Annette Patterson

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    Thank you edward
     

  17. Annette Patterson

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    Thank you BRICKBURN.
    What varieties of animals do you have?
    I'll put together a list and post it later. :)
     

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    Hello and welcome!
     

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    Welcome to AH Annette I'm looking forward to your Posts
     

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