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Huntable Species

African Wild Cat

felis lybica

The African wild cat occurs widely in Namibia except in coastal regions.

They are almost entirely nocturnal creatures and are adept at climbing trees when under stress or for hunting.

The African wild cat can reach a shoulder height of 35cm and weigh between 2.5 and 6kg.


felis caracal

The caracal occupies a wide variety of habitats from
 semi-desert to relatively open savanna and scrubland to moist woodland and thicket or evergreen and montane forest, but favors drier woodland and savanna regions with lower rainfall and some cover.

Males reach a head and body length of 75 to 105.7 cm, with a 23.1 to 34 cm long tail and weigh 8 to 20 kg.
Females are smaller with a head and body length of 69 to 102.9 cm and a 19.5 to 34 cm long tail. They weigh from 7 to 15.9 kg


acinonyx jubatus

The cheetah inhabits most of Africa 
and parts of the Middle East. 

The adult cheetah weighs from 21 to 72 kg. Its total head-and-body length is from 110 to 150 cm, while the tail can measure 60 to 84 cm in length. Cheetahs are 66 to 94 cm tall at the shoulder.

The cheetah can run faster 
than any other land animal - as fast as 112 to 120 km/h in short bursts covering distances up to 500 m, and has the ability to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in three seconds.

Hyena Brown

hyaena brunnea

 brown hyena is a species of hyena found in Namibia, Botswana, western and southern Zimbabwe, southern Mozambique and South Africa.
It is currently the rarest species of hyena.

Brown hyenas can measure 86 to 140 cm in head-and-body length, although they average 110 to 125 cm. The height at the shoulder is 70 to 80 cm and the tail is 25 to 35 cm long. 
The average adult male weighs 40.2 to 43.7 kg, while the average female weighs 37.7 to 40.2 kg

Hyena Spotted

crocuta crocuta

The spotted hyena, also known as the laughing hyena, is a species of hyena 
native to sub-saharan Africa.

Once selected, their prey is chased over long distance, often several kilometers, at speeds of up to 60 km/h.

Adults measure 95–165.8 cm in body length, and have a shoulder height of 70–91.5 cm


panthera pardus

 leopard is a member of the Felidae family with a wide range in some parts of Africa and tropical Asia, from Siberia, South and West Asia to across most of sub-Saharan Africa.

Leopards are agile and stealthy predators. Although they are smaller than other members of the Panthera genus, they are able to take large prey due to their massive skulls that facilitate powerful jaw muscles.

Head and body length is usually between 90 and 165 cm. The tail reaches 60 to 110 cm long. Males are about 30% larger than females, weighing 30 to 91 kg compared to 23 to 60 kg for females.


panthera leo

With some males exceeding 250 kg in weight, the lion is the second-largest living cat after the tiger
. Wild lions currently exist in sub-Saharan Africa and in Asia.

Head and body length is 170–250 cm in males and 140–175 cm in females; shoulder height is up to 123 cm in males and as low as 91 cm in females.
The tail length is 90–105 cm in males and 70–100 cm in females.

The longest known lion, at nearly 3.6 m in total length, was a black-maned male shot near Mucsso, southern Angola
 in October 1973


felis serval

The serval is a medium-sized cat, measuring 59 to 92 cm in head-body length, with a relatively short, 20 to 45 cm tail, and a shoulder height of about 54 to 66 cm. Weight ranges from about 7 to 12 kg in females, and from 9 to 18 kg in males.

The serval is native to Africa, where it is widely distributed south of the Sahara.