Turning to the subject of trophies, Zambia has produced a dandy one this year. It's a huge sable taken in Mumbwa GMA July 28 by Steven Fox, owner of the Timberghost whitetail ranch in Iowa. The lucky PH was in an e-mail, dated September 9, Scandrol says the sable will likely be the new No. 1 in SCI. He gives the certified green measurements of the animal as follows: Length: 53 3/8 x 53 3/8. Base: 11 1/8 x 11 1/8. Total score: 129 2/8.
Our hats off to Doug Scandrol and Stephen Fox! You can see a photo of this great trophy by going to the Trophy Gallery Section of our web site, www.huntingreport.com.