Hunting Report 10937

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Philip Colass
Contact Information:PO Box 218, Watervalley, TX USA, 76958 , ; Phone: 325.227.9208 Email: dorper@dorper.net
Hunting Experience:10 Africa trips, Kyrgystan, Texas, USA, etc.
Physical Condition:Excellent.
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:06/19/2017 to 06/28/2017
Place of Hunt: - Zimbabwe - 1
Hunting Area:
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Madiliza Safaris ; 30 Pinedale Rd Bulawayo,Zimbabwe ; Phone: +263774665403
Personal Guide (if any):Scott Bailey
Booking Agent (if any):Martin Pieters Safaris ; P. O. Box 1684 Bulawayo, Zimbabwe ; Phone: 011-9-67792-78015 Email: tmartinpieterssafaris@gmail.com Website: www.martinpieterssafaris.com
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Leopard
Game Sought But Not Taken:Hyena; ; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:The matobo hills area has lots of leopard. They are hard to hunt due to people and cattle encroaching on the wild areas.
Service Ratings
Quality of Outfit:GoodGuide/PH Ability:Excellent
Condition of Camp:GoodCondition of Equipment:Good
Quality of Food:GoodTrophy Care:Good
Name of Airline:DeltaAirline ServiceGood
Airline Comments:Problem with American not checking bags through to Delta. Took us hours in DFW to recheck.
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:Exciting hound hunt that ended with a full charge. Both of us shot the leopard as it was charging us and PH was bitten. I shot the leopard off the PH ending the mauling. Scott Bailey saved my life! Of course he says I saved his as well.
Equipment Recommendations:
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?Scott is a wonderful person and an excellent PH. He specializes in elephants, leopards, and free lances all over Zimbabwe.
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