Hunting Report 10718

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Gary W Raba
Contact Information:2815 Low Oak, San Antonio, tx USA, 78232 , ; Phone: 2102648832 Email: gary@raba.net
Hunting Experience:2011 was first safari; annual event now
Physical Condition:good for 58 yr old
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:08/21/2015 to 09/30/2015
Place of Hunt: - Zimbabwe - 1
Hunting Area:Save Conservancy
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Professional Hunter Services ; , ; Website: www.professionalhunterservices.net
Personal Guide (if any):
Booking Agent (if any):Carter, Ivan ; , ; Website: www.ivancarter.com
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Lion; Leopard; Eland, Livingstone; Impala; Zebra; Giraffe; Kudu; Warthog
Game Sought But Not Taken:; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:Also have some sable and waterbucks but are attempting to rest them because of wild dog pressure.
Service Ratings
Quality of Outfit:ExcellentGuide/PH Ability:Excellent
Condition of Camp:ExcellentCondition of Equipment:Excellent
Quality of Food:ExcellentTrophy Care:Excellent
Name of Airline:LufhansasAirline ServiceGood
Airline Comments:The
Costs
Hunting Fees:Amount:$0.00
Trophy Fees:Amount:$0.00
Permits/Licenses:Amount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:Amount:$0.00
Total:$0.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:
Highlights of Hunt:Outfitter and boooking company did backflips for me to leave for family medical event and then return.
Equipment Recommendations:a positive attitude. never knew lion hunting took so many baits.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?Jon Hulme and his family lived/grew up on the conservancy. He has an uncanny knowledge of the area and more importantly how a lion 'thinks'.
Important Notes
Notified Outfitter?noNotified Personal Guide?noNotified Booking Agent?no
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, booking_agent or guide?no
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?
Additional Hunter Comments and/or Outfitter/Booking Agent Rebuttals