Genet Cat Hunting

Hunt Genet Cat at Night with AHL!
Genet Cat Hunt

Genet Cat Trophy Fees

Trophy Fee...……

  • $550

Daily Rate...……

  • 1 Hunter/ 1 PH - $345 per hunter per day
  • 2 Hunters/ 1 PH - $295 per hunter per day
  • Bow Hunter/ 1 PH - $345 per hunter per day
  • Observer Fees - $150 per person per day

Africa Hunt Lodge allows the opportunity to hunt and harvest South African Genet Cat any date of the year. The Limpopo Province of South Africa is the premier destination in the World to hunt the Genet Cat. Year round, we offer hunts for awesome Trophy Genet Cat. 
This will be a night hunt!  Our hunters typically hunt the South African Genet Cat in conjunction 7 to 10 day African Safari. One of our Experienced and Licensed Professional Hunters will be your guide during your Genet Cat Hunt, and you will hunt spot and stalk tactics along with safari style with a spot or flashlight. We hunt Genet Cat with small caliber rifle only for the best success 

Civet Cat Permits are limited now, so we will be limited on import permits.  Keep in mind that we will need to apply 15 - 30 days in advance for this Civet Cat permit.  If you are unsuccessful in harvesting your Civet Cat, you will only pay a small permit fee, not the trophy fee.

The Genet is a small to medium-sized carnivorous mammal belonging to the family Viverridae. There are several species of genets, and they are found in Africa, the Middle East, and parts of southern Europe. The common genet (Genetta genetta) is one of the well-known species.

What do Genet Cats look like:

The genet has a slender, cat-like body, a long tail, and a distinctive coat pattern. Its fur is dense and soft with a pale gray color and numerous black markings. It has a small head with a pointed muzzle and large ears and eyes. It also has one whiskers that grow up to 2.8 inches.

Genet Habitat:

Genets are distributed throughout South Africa in a variety of habitats with vegetation. They can be found in woodlands, savannas, and forests. 

Diet of the Genet:

Genets are carnivorous animals that eat small mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, and occasionally they’ll eat fruits. They are skilled climbers that can be found hunting in trees. 

Genet Cat Behavior:

Genets are primarily nocturnal, and spend most of their days hiding in trees. They are very sneaky hunters and can kill their prey simply with a quick bite on the neck. Genets are solitary animals and mark their territory with their scent. 

Genet Reproduction:

Genet Cat Females will come into the heat during wet the seasons during the gestation period of about 10-11 weeks. The female will then give birth to a litter of one to three kittens. 

August 2023 Trophy Genet Hunt
August 2023 Trophy Genet Hunt
Genet Cat Hunt
Genet Cat Hunt

Focus on Hunting, Not Just Logistics

We create amazing hunting experiences, with key services included in our fee.

The Hunting product that we offer to our clients is the best in the world. We specialize in Trophy Animals, including many World Record class African Game including Kudu, Cape Buffalo, Sable, Blesbok, Wildebeest, the Big 5 and much more. 

We plan the hunt to suit the requirements of our clients, with a large variety of game that is available. Our trophy hunting rates include professional hunter services, care of trophies and delivery to taxidermy, transfers from Johannesburg International Airport, as well as a memorable stay in one of our 4 or 5 Star South African Hunting lodges. Non-hunting guests are welcome to accompany the Hunters. 

Included with Package

  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

  • 1st Class Accommodations on our South African Concession

  • Guided and Licensed Professional Hunter for your Hunt

  • Services of Trackers, Drivers and Skinners

  • Hunting License and Permits

  • Beer, Wine, Non-Alcoholic Drinks

  • Daily maid and laundry services

  • Care of your trophies to include Capping and transportation to Taxidermist for Export

Package Options

  • Additional Hunting for other Game Animals

  • Extra Nights at the Hunt Lodge with Family and Guests

  • Fishing and Bird Hunting

  • Trips to Pilanesberg and Marakele National Parks for Photo Safaris

  • Pick up/Drop off from Johannesburg (Tambo) Airport $250

  • Additional Safari Excursions in our Area

  • Visits to Local Orphanage