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11.19.20 Thursday
What Does Your Zodiac Sign Say About you As A Hunter?
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You may think you know what type of hunter you are... but what does your Zodiac sign say about your hunting personality? Astrologers probably never have hunters in mind when coming up with horoscopes. Find your Zodiac sign below and see just how close it really is.

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11.05.20 Thursday
Black Wildebeest Hunts in South Africa
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At first glance, hunting the Black Wildebeest may seem rather easy, as on the open plain where he is often found, he will be relatively easy to locate. However, closing the distance on him may be an entirely different matter; his excellent senses and herd instinct make hunting Black Wildebeest quite a challenge. This member of the antelope family is an ox-like animal with unusual horns, a beard, and hair on his nose. He is dark brown in color with a horse-like tail, which is almost pure white. Hence, he is sometimes called the white-tailed gnu. The name wildebeest was given it by early Dutch settlers in South Africa who regarded it as a wild ox. "Gnu" is a Hottentot word that describes its characteristic bellowing snort. These strange looking \“beests\” occur naturally only in South Africa. With both sexes carrying horns, it sometimes takes much patience to distinguish the bulls from the cows.

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10.23.20 Friday
Bowhunting Prep: Getting Ready for the 2020 Season
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Fall is almost here, and you know what that means.
It’s time to start thinking about getting your mind right while sitting in a tree.

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10.02.20 Friday
Red Hartebeest Hunts in South Africa
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At Bushmen Safaris, we know what it takes to provide a quality bow hunt and we are proud to provide a world-class selection of animals for our hunters including the Red Hartebeest.

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09.18.20 Friday
Hunting with Bushmen Safaris in South Africa
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One of the animals that brings scores and scores of hunters to South Africa is the Eland, the world's largest and slowest antelope. The Eland also has the endurance to maintain a trot indefinitely and can jump an 8-foot fence from a standstill. Both males and females have horns that spiral tightly, though female horns tend to be longer and thinner. The Eland is the animal most often depicted in the early rock art of East Africa. Even today, it still holds an important place in the mythology of some southern African tribes.

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09.04.20 Friday
Camp Pendleton Marines Engage in Ancient Art of Bowhunting
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Appreciation and understanding of various weapon systems are a part of Marine culture. Typically, the M16 or the M240 are the first to come to mind. However, there is a more traditional weapon system being utilized by Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton personnel, and it has fostered a culture of its own.

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