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Africa offers big-game hunters exotic options
Africa offers big-game hunters exotic options

If fiftysomething basketball players can spend thousands of dollars on fantasy camps with the likes of Coach K and MJ, if golfers make similar pilgrimages to the sport's birthplace in Scotland, why shouldn't hunters do the same at exotic venues in Africa? That is what Johnny Schickerling and his wife, Mariana, have been counting on, having converted their family's 37,000-acre cattle ranch into Agarob Hunting Safaris— a hunting-on-horseback operation in Namibia — more than 20 years ago. It is what Erik Terblanche, a former electrical engineer, was relying on when he started Amanita Safaris around 1995 in his native South Africa. They and others have targeted a...

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