Don’t Let These Seemingly Minor Problems Ruin Your Hunt

Sometimes a major hunt can be ruined or at least frustrated by a seemingly minor problem. For instance, a blistered heel makes it challenging and painful to walk. Or a speck of something lodged in your eye, and the irritation increases until the “speck” begins to feel approximately the size of a ponderosa pine. What …

Africa’s Deadliest Animal: The Answer Might Surprise You

You’ve probably heard it: “More people are killed each year by hippos than by any other animal in Africa.” I don’t know how many times I’ve encountered that statement, often in formats suggestive of authority: PBS documentaries, books on Africana, articles in the main magazines. Recently, while attempting Internet research on leopard-human interactions, I kept …