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We assumed that potential biases from differential digestibility of various forage species would either be minimal or would equally affect our diet composition estimates for both pronghorn and gemsbok (Alipayo et al.
He told me the properly needed lots of blue wildebeest and some gemsbok culled, so that was our main focus.
But instead of being presented with another vista of dunes, we came face-to-face with 300 kilograms of male gemsbok. Armed with rapier-like horns almost a metre in length, he gave Donnie and myself a look dirtier than any I have encountered in Edinburgh's nightclubs.
In another account (L.VIII.31: 8775-8782), a gemsbok that is being stalked by a man turns into a lion.
Tony Weaver begeeft zich naar het Kalahari Gemsbok National Park, gelegen in het uiterste noordwesten van het land.
In 1930 the Khomani San moved from their homelands and settled mainly at Northern Cape and Gemsbok Park.
Mr Liebenberg runs tracker certificate programmes in South Africa at the Thorny Bush Nature Reserve, a private reserve adjacent to the Kruger National Park, and the Kalahari Gemsbok National Park.
I was using Stofberg's hunting rifle and peering through a $1,000 scope, which I needed to get good aim on the gemsbok 100 yards away.
Game includes lion, leopard, cheetah, elephant, and black rhinoceros as well as gemsbok, springbok, red hartebeest, eland, kudu, and zebra.
Long ago the zebra had horns but the gemsbok had none.
The son of Anabaa was challenged by Gemsbok and the pair had a battle to the line before Channon's colt finally gained the upper hand by a short neck.