Secrets of the Sambar
Volume 1

THE Definitive Guide to Sambar
Biology, Ecology, Behaviour & Hunting Strategies



Volume 1 is Unavailable - Out of Print

Already people who missed out on obtaining a copy of this Classic are asking if we will reprint it. If you missed out and would like a copy please email us.

Due to great demand we have revised, updated and redesigned Secrets of the Sambar Volume 1 the first book in our trilogy (Hard cover - A4 format - 256 pp).


  • Why Sambar are Revered
  • Understanding Sambar Behaviour
  • Australia’s Top 4 Stags and How They Were Taken
  • Antler Comparison for Ceylonese, Malayan, Indian and Victorian Sambar
  • Antler Development
  • Antler Casting
  • Aiming Points and How Bullets Kill
  • Cartridges & Projectiles
  • Rifles and Scopes
  • After The Shot
  • Binoculars - How to Choose the Right binocular for you.
  • Stalking tips
  • Tracking & Interpreting Sign
  • Hunting From Face to Face
  • Farm Fringe Tactics
  • The Stormy Weather Stag
  • Response to Cattle, Sheep and Horses
  • Description, Weights and Identification
  • Social Behaviour
  • Signposting and its relevance to hunting
  • Response to Weather
  • Equipment - Clothing, Daypacks, GPS, etc

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