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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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08.21.20 Friday
The Number of Women Hunters Continues to Rise
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported a 24 percent increase in cancer rates in men and 21 percent increase in women between 2010 and 2020. During the same time span, they've seen a 15 percent increase in cancer deaths among men and eight percent in women. When it comes to diet-related cancers, meats from commercially raised livestock are leading culprits.

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08.07.20 Friday
Gemsbok Hunts with Bushmen Safaris in South Africa
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The giant oryx or Gemsbok, as it is more commonly known, is a large, impressive antelope and one of the species available to hunt at Bushmen Safaris in South Africa. The Gemsbok inhabit the open country and can survive in the harshest of conditions. The Gemsbok can go without surface water for months, absorbing moisture from what he eats. A social herd animal, he is primarily a grazer but will occasionally browse if necessary.

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07.24.20 Friday
Bowhunting How-To: Improving Your Range
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If you’re consistently hitting everything you shoot at 30 yards maybe it’s time to extend your effective range 10 more yards. Here are a few tips that can help you make that jump.

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07.10.20 Friday
Kudu Hunts with Bushmen Safaris in South Africa
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One of Africa's most stately and sought-after game animals, the Kudu is widespread and classified into many different subspecies mainly along geographical variances yet they all sport those magnificent spiral curled horns, which never fails to quicken the heartbeat. The Kudu are one of the iconic antelopes of Africa.

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