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Dear subscriber, the Post Office service is doing their best to deliver all the accumulated post (3 month long strike). Unfortunately, it seems that the delivery of these posted items are not according to the the date each parcel was handed to the Post Office. 

We apologise for any inconveiniance - unfortunately it is a situation beyond our control.


Rean2011AFRICA's BOWHUNTER is the magazine for the bowhunter, archery enthusiast and game farmer – Rean Steenkamp



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The Cover

December 2014DECEMBER 2014
• Buffalo hunt
• Crossbow hunt
• A justification for hunting
• The principles and ethics of hunting
• Broadhead test: Rage Hypodermic 100 grains
• Tom Miranda: Arrows across the pond
• Bowtests: Obsession’s Evolution / Bowtech’s Prodigy
• Moonstruck - lunar effects on hunting

  • December 2014 issueDecember 2014 200On the shelves soon

  • Cleve-CheneyCleve Cheney “There are, however, a number of justifiable reasons for hunting which are worthy of being defended on moral, ethical and ecological grounds...”
    The ethics question: part 2 – hunting methods and fair chase, page 53 – November 2014 issue

  • "Nie tyd óf tegnologiese vooruitgang het remme nie"  – "Ek hoop van harte dat 2014 ’n goeie jaar vir Africa’s Bowhunter se lesers was. Die feestyd is op ons drumpel en voor ons ons oë kan uitvee, vier ons Kersfees en Nuwejaar en is ons pens en pootjies binne-in 2015 – met al sy eie vreugdes en hartseer..."  December 2014 uitgaweRean



Laatlos coverNOV DEC 2014OTG Page 12NOV DEC 2014OTG Page 38

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BOW FOR SALE: Mathews Reezen 6.5 70 pound compound bow. Like new. Spot Hogg 5 pin sight. Trophy taker Fall away rest. Tru ball release. 6 carbon express maxima hunter arrows and Bow case included. R7000. Contact: ANDRIES VAN RHYN - 076 448 9264 - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Things to know

RE: Trophy photos
Neem asseblief kennis
Geen onduidelike, onetiese, bloedbevlekte foto’s, asook foto’s van oneetbare diere en kopskote sal voortaan in ABH geplaas word nie. Die besluit is geneem agv algemene ontevredenheid en kritiek van ons lesers. 
Please take note
No blurry, unethical or blood stained photos, as well as photos of inedible animals or head shots taken will be published in ABH in future. This decision was taken as a result of general dissatisfaction and criticism from our readers.

Hot news

roedeer2Hunting roe deer with a traditional bow
For the last 15 years I have had the luck to be authorised during my summer holidays to hunt the roe deer buck (in France, depending on the place you live, having a summer tag is more or less easy). I’m a traditional bowhunter, hunting the hard way (no tree stand, no blind, no decoy, no camo). I’m hunting alone – combining walk and stalk, encounter and ambush methods.The place I hunt during summer time is a 250 hectares typical western France place: small meadows, small rivers, small woods, a lot of hedges and many fields (corn, sunflower and wheat). By chance, our holidays house is inside this area which is private...
Read more in the Jauary 2014 issue page 61