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klipspringer:

see antelopeantelope,
name applied to any of a large number of hoofed, ruminant mammals of the cattle family (Bovidae), which also includes the bison, buffalo, sheep, and goats. Found in Africa and Eurasia, they range in size from pygmy antelopes, 12 in.
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klipspringer

a small agile antelope, Oreotragus oreotragus, inhabiting rocky regions of Africa south of the Sahara
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My strategy with the Helix in Namibia was to carry one rifle and two barrels to flexibly hunt everything from the sprightly klipspringer to the bulky Hartmann's zebra and other large plains game.
The klipspringer has made a dramatic comeback in recent decades after being nearly decimated, as its hollow, spring-like hair was the preferred filling for saddle seats in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
We had recovered over 100 snares, a number of gin traps, and the mortal remains of a couple of young klipspringers and an impala.
We were sitting upon some high rocks, glassing for buffalo and elephant when klipspringers were spotted.