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South African springhare

Scientific Name: Pedetes capensis

Subspecies: None recognised

Distribution: Southern Africa

Habitat: Open dry country, mostly on sandy soils.

Description: A large rodent, almost kangaroo-like in appearance. Colour can vary from reddish-brown to pale grey, tail has a black tip . Body length 36 -45cm plus a long tail of 36 - 47 cm in length.

Hunting method: Hunting at night, or if the chance arises

Hunting available in: South Africa

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