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Re: *~MOST MAGNIFICENT KUDU BULLS~*

Unread postby normana53 » Wed Jan 13, 2010 6:03 am

We saw this fine lad on the S100 in September.

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Re: *~MOST MAGNIFICENT KUDU BULLS~*

Unread postby normana53 » Wed Jan 13, 2010 6:09 am

Another S100 shot:

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Re: *~MOST MAGNIFICENT KUDU BULLS~*

Unread postby BushFairy » Sun May 16, 2010 9:24 pm

Hi all :) Thought I'd give this topic a little 'refresher' seeing as though the Kudu is such a beautiful animal! Here are some recent kudu pics from the Biyamiti area - not the biggest trophies, but in beautiful condition:

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Re: *~MOST MAGNIFICENT KUDU BULLS~*

Unread postby Gunner » Fri Jul 02, 2010 9:16 pm

On the H1-4 to Olifants...

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Re: *~MOST MAGNIFICENT KUDU BULLS~*

Unread postby naomi c » Mon Jul 05, 2010 4:28 pm

OWN, thought so too! He was really impressive! :thumbs_up:

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Re: *~MOST MAGNIFICENT KUDU BULLS~*

Unread postby normana53 » Tue Jul 06, 2010 10:57 am

Naomi C,
I have never seen a bull with that many turns in his horns, he is a very handsome chap!
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Re: *~MOST MAGNIFICENT KUDU BULLS~*

Unread postby Dupacc » Wed Jul 07, 2010 9:36 am

Not as impressive as the One from Mokala, but still beautiful. Seen on S28 last week of June 2010

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Re: *~MOST MAGNIFICENT KUDU BULLS~*

Unread postby Hippo-fan » Sat Jul 17, 2010 3:36 pm

I captured this one in 2008 near Satara.


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Re: *~MOST MAGNIFICENT KUDU BULLS~*

Unread postby onewithnature » Sun Jul 18, 2010 1:46 am

Dupacc, lovely horns! :clap: :clap:

Hippo-Fan, a fair while since I've seen a two-and-a-half-turn prince! Beautiful pic too. :clap: :clap:
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Unread postby o-dog » Tue Jul 20, 2010 2:55 pm

Spotted this absolute beauty on Mahonie Loop S99 in December lat year

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Re: *~MOST MAGNIFICENT KUDU BULLS~*

Unread postby MichaelWildtuin » Tue Jul 20, 2010 3:53 pm

My book says the average length is 120cm and the record length is 187,6cm :big_eyes:

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Re: *~MOST MAGNIFICENT KUDU BULLS~*

Unread postby normana53 » Tue Jul 20, 2010 7:52 pm

I'll be sure to bring a measuring tape with me on my next visit to Kruger. I am sure that the large horned bulls will gladly hold still while I measure! :lol:
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Re: *~MOST MAGNIFICENT KUDU BULLS~*

Unread postby o-dog » Thu Jul 22, 2010 12:39 pm

onewithnature wrote:O-Dog, phenomenal specimen! Another two-and-a-half turner! :clap: :clap:


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Unread postby Jungle Junkie » Sat Jul 24, 2010 8:10 pm

Do you mind if I add these two beauties, seen at Orpen today

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Re: *~MOST MAGNIFICENT KUDU BULLS~*

Unread postby onewithnature » Sat Jul 24, 2010 9:39 pm

Do we mind, JJ? :huh: Let us reflect on it ... :lol:
Nice pic! :clap:
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