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#197394 - 01/26/19 09:07 AM Re: The ultimate handgun hunt? [Re: tradmark]
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 Originally Posted By: tradmark
 Originally Posted By: Muddy
I have no doubt that Africa is amazing. A booking agent came very close to convincing me once. I just can't see a Range Rover taking the place of a fine horse. 😉

Dan


true, but lions, cape buff, leopards, rhinos, and as on one of my safaris, agressive hippos a few miles from water dont kill land rovers so i think that may have something to do with their choice of hunting transportation 😁


Yup, it?s a beautifully hostile place! That?s what makes it so appealing.
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#197420 - 01/28/19 05:45 PM Re: The ultimate handgun hunt? [Re: Whitworth]
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How I wish I could hunt one of these big cats with a handgun
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#197422 - 01/28/19 07:39 PM Re: The ultimate handgun hunt? [Re: jamesfromjersey]
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THERE WAS A RESTAURANT ACROSS THE RIVER IN MEXICO THAT HAD A HUGE FULL SIZE MOUNTED JAGUAR. JAGUARS EXIST DOWN SOUTH NOT EVEN 100 MILES FROM BROWNSVILLE. WITH BALLS AND MONEY YOU CAN STILL HUNT THEM (ILLEGALLY) BUT THEN YOU CAN'T DO ANYTHING WITH THEM. THE LAST JAGUAR IN THE U.S. WAS KILLED SHORTLY AFTER WW II ABOUT 20 MILES FROM BROWNSVILLE.
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#197425 - 01/28/19 08:07 PM Re: The ultimate handgun hunt? [Re: 45MAN]
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might have the balls but I don`t have the money
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#197431 - 01/28/19 09:56 PM Re: The ultimate handgun hunt? [Re: jamesfromjersey]
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JAMES: "THE BALLS" IS A REFERENCE TO THE VENUE OF THE HUNT AS PARTS OF TAMAULIPAS CAN BE REALLY DANGEROUS, AND THE "UNDERGROUND" NATURE OF THE NON-SANCTIONED HUNT, AND NOT JUST THE DANGER IN HUNTING ANY OF THE BIG CATS. THERE WERE SOME TEXAS LION HUNTERS THAT RAN DOGS AND WERE RUMORED TO BE HUNTING JAGUAR IN SOUTH AMERICA, AND EVEN SNOW LEOPARD IN THE HIMALAYAS.
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#197441 - 01/29/19 06:38 AM Re: The ultimate handgun hunt? [Re: 45MAN]
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I see what you mean Rey... mine aren't that big....
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#197456 - 01/29/19 01:32 PM Re: The ultimate handgun hunt? [Re: jamesfromjersey]
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Aw, come on James, you only live once & with that accent they would think you were part of a South American cartel anyway!!

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#197462 - 01/29/19 04:54 PM Re: The ultimate handgun hunt? [Re: sixshot]
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Only a guy from Idaho could come up with that
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#197468 - 01/30/19 01:12 AM Re: The ultimate handgun hunt? [Re: jamesfromjersey]
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Alaskan Moose for me. I've got elk, black bear, deer, turkeys, marmots, and some other stuff, but never hunted moose. Gun would be my FA .454. I like hunting with revolvers. I do use a Vortex Viper as I can't see open sights to well anymore.

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#197535 - 02/01/19 06:54 PM Re: The ultimate handgun hunt? [Re: cobrad]
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Another critter I love to get a shot at...
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