Hunting Report 11060

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Monty L Davis
Contact Information:19827 Cypress Church Rd,Cypress,TX USA,77433 , ; Phone: 832.457.2254 Email: monty.davis@corllab.com
Hunting Experience:Extensive - Grand Slam of NA Sheep and Big 5 of Africa
Physical Condition:Moderate
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:06/17/2017 to 07/02/2017
Place of Hunt: - Zimbabwe - 1
Hunting Area:Matabelenad North / Matetsi Unit 5
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Mugundumo Safaris ; , ;
Personal Guide (if any):
Booking Agent (if any):Paul Stones Safaris Africa ; Suite 377 Rivonia 2128,RSA ; Phone: 011-27 11 467-4444 Email: paulsafaf@icon.co.za Website: http://www.paulstonessa.co.za
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Leopard; Warthog; Impala; Baboon; Zebra
Game Sought But Not Taken:Sable; Buffalo, Cape; Giraffe; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:Leopard, lion, elephant, were abundant, buffalo and plains game move in and out. Hyenas are also plentiful as are warthog.
Service Ratings
Quality of Outfit:GoodGuide/PH Ability:Excellent
Condition of Camp:GoodCondition of Equipment:Excellent
Quality of Food:FairTrophy Care:Excellent
Name of Airline:Delta / South African AirwaysAirline ServiceExcellent
Airline Comments:Delta from Houston to Johannesburg.Business Class is worth the expense.
Costs
Hunting Fees:Amount:$27744.00
Trophy Fees:Amount:$12090.00
Permits/Licenses:Amount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$6850.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:Tips $3200,Pack and Dip $933,Guest House $200Amount:$4333.00
Total:$44167.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:Food was just fair and game meat was not served.
Highlights of Hunt:
Equipment Recommendations:
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?If you want a leopard this is the time of year to go.Grass is longer so leopards will move freely in Zimbabwe you can only hunt in natural light.
Important Notes
Notified Outfitter?noNotified Personal Guide?noNotified Booking Agent?yes
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, booking_agent or guide?no
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?Told booking agent food was below standard and no game meat served.
Additional Hunter Comments and/or Outfitter/Booking Agent Rebuttals