SOUTH AFRICA: The Curse Is Lifted: 2018 Group Hunt

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This is a fun story!(y)(y)(y)
 

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Congratulations on getting your hippo Charlie.(y)
 

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Like Skobbie said the shot hit the bull right behind the ear. He obviously took a step forward as I pulled the trigger. But as I mentioned I have never been very good at leading an animal with a rifle. However the results speak for themselves.
 
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The round went through that thick neck skin shattered the vertebrate, cut the spinal cord and lodged just in the skin on the other side. As I mentioned earlier the Ruger likes this Federal Premium Bear Claws.
 
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He isn’t an old bull but he has a few battle scares. Now for the butchering!
 

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Great story and pics. Congrats on getting the hippo and thanks for sharing.
 

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Congratulations Charlie!!!!
 

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Well done Charlie! Thanks for adding the detail as I enjoy this info as much as the harvest pictures. Good to see Skobee as well. I enjoyed meeting him in 2016.
 

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Congrats on the hippo!!! Enjoying the story!
 

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Great shot Charlie!

That Bear Claw really did the job!
 

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What a relief it must have been when you saw him float to the surface...congratulations!
 

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