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Hunting...

is more than a passion, it is a way of life

Hunting...

is more than a passion, it is a way of life

Hunting...

is more than a passion, it is a way of life

Hunting...

is more than a passion, it is a way of life

Hunting...

is more than a passion, it is a way of life

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Discover

Hunting is a traditional pursuit
passed down from father to son

  1. 1980
  2. 1989
  3. 1990
  4. 1993
  5. 2000
  6. 2003
  7. 2016
  8. 2017
  9. 2020

1980

The Beginning

Jean Pierre Bernon started his hunting career by living amongst the Bassaris in Guinea and the Pygmies in the Congo, learning their traditional hunting techniques, particularly in the art of tracking. He then moved to Central African Republic and Cameroon where he spent three years. Here, he crossed paths with a famous hunter, with whom he started guiding professionally.

1989

The creation

Longing to share his love of wildlife and hunting JPB created the agency Fauna Safari Club / Club Faune, offering clients personalised hunting trips in Western and Central Africa and in France. The business acts as an outfitter and an amicable guide.

1990

The Progression

Fauna Safari Club opens the first hunting camps in Benin, Central African Republic and Tanzania. The business now has 5 camps in Tanzania with one hundred local employees, actively aiding the local economy.

1993

The Involvement

The creation of the CFC Study and Consulting Office, referenced by the European Union, specializing in developing African territories for hunting on the African continent.

2000

The Development

Originally specialising in hunting trips in Africa, Fauna Safari Club was also organizing hunts in France for forest species and bird shooting. With the request of his customers due to absolute confidence shown in Fauna Safari Club, the company decided to expand his business in France by offering hunts in all of France and by developing the mountain hunts for chamois and mouflons.

2003

Hunting France Lauching

With the success of its hunts in France, Fauna Safari Club decided to launch a new website, Hunting France (http://www.hunting-france.com/), dedicated only for the hunts in France. Big Game or Bird Shooting, they organize your trip according to the type of hunt and the species you are looking for.

2016

The Succession

After training as a "professional hunter " (camp management - guide - armory - taxidermy) Jean joins the company as head of the Porga camp in Benin and assistant guide on the hunting area.

2017

The Succession

It's Philippe's turn to join the adventure! After graduating from a business school in 2012, Philippe spent four years in Tanzania where he headed the operational part of the company organizing photo safaris. This hunting enthusiast, today works alongside Jean-Pierre Bernon as Deputy Director of the agency.

2020

The Renewal

To symbolize this renewal implying a new dynamism and development, Fauna Safari Club decides to come with a new visual identity with a new logo and to launch a brand new website!

Jean Pierre Bernon

General Manager of Fauna Safari Club, Jean-Pierre Bernon has always been committed to responsible sport hunting. After creating his tailor-made hunting travel agency, he took on new responsibilities in the field of big game hunting and became President of the l’Association des Tours Opérateurs Spécialisés Chasse et Pêche (ATOS) (Specialist Operators Hunting and Fishing), Vice-President of the l’Association des Chasseurs Professionnels (ACP) (Association of Professional Hunters), and Vice-President of the Conseil Supérieur de la Grande Chasse (CSGC) (Superior Council of the Great Hunt). He is currently Vice President of the International Professional Hunters Association (IPHA), member of the African Professional Hunters Association (APHA), member of Safari Club International (SCI), official scorer for Rowland Ward and President of the l'Association des Guides de Grande Chasse (AGGC) (Association of Guides Great Hunt).

Philippe

Deputy Director of Fauna Safari Club, Philippe has been passionate about hunting since his childhood and walks in the footsteps of his father since the age of 4 - hunting on driven hunts, ‘chasse a courre’ (driven horse hunts), shooting large and small game and sport hunting through the world... After studies in business school and 4 years working in Tanzania where he directed the operational part of a company organizing photo safaris, Philippe joins Fauna Safari Club. Philippe will offer you an original and personalized experience tailored to meet the needs of every individual or hunting party so that every hunting adventure remains a unique experience!

Jean

Responsible for the Porga camp in Benin, assistant guide and explorer. Jean spent the beginning of his career training in Benin and Cameroon before joining Fauna Safari Club in 2016. Since the age of 4, he has been on numerous safaris, giving him an acquired knowledge of nature and wildlife. Jean has travelled across the globe exploring and discovering new hunting territories. Having learnt from renowned professionals in various hunting trades such as taxidermy and armory he is the perfect person to accompany and advise you throughout your trip.

Agathe

The executive assistant for Fauna Safari Club. Agathe has 10 years of experience in travel and tourism working as a travel agent and advisor. Agathe is from a family of hunters in the region of Pas-de-Calais, having grown up with hunting and all of its traditions she is a vital member of the Club Faune team.

HUNTING
FOR THE LOVE OF NATURE AND CONSERVATION

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Responsible Hunting

Jean-Pierre Bernon committed himself early on to responsible and ethical hunting, by respecting and safeguarding biotopes, ecosystems and natural spaces.
In addition to joining renowned associations and institutions that play an active role in the promotion and regulation of hunting around the world, he is personally involved in the fight against poaching, educating hunters and local populations by training and equipping guards, organising patrols, building schools and developing local businesses’ through the association SADAKWA, which helps aid local populations.

New Experiences

Jean-Pierre Bernon has always paid particular attention to “unearthing” new territories in Africa and France. Now, he offers hunters high quality hunting in new and unique hunting destinations, tailored to the clients need and expectations.

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Club Faune's Camp in Benin

For almost 30 years the Bernon family has been involved in Benin, managing the Porga hunting area bordering Pendjari National Park in the North-West of the country. In all those years Fauna Safari Club has worked hard to protect this beautiful area of 80,000 hectares from poaching and cattle. With the opening in 2010 of it’s new charming camp located on top of the highest hill of the concession, Fauna Safari Club offers unique hunting experiences and contributes to local economy development.

Our Guarantee

Jean Pierre Bernon is a member of renowned associations and organisations that contribute to promoting and regulating hunting around the world. Our agency partners with the best travel specialists to ensure when you depart it is with confidence.

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Our Guarantee

Jean Pierre Bernon is a member of renowned associations and organisations that contribute to promoting and regulating hunting around the world. Our agency partners with the best travel specialists to ensure when you depart it is with confidence.

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Our Guarantee

Jean Pierre Bernon is a member of renowned associations and organisations that contribute to promoting and regulating hunting around the world. Our agency partners with the best travel specialists to ensure when you depart it is with confidence.

President

Vice-president

Member

Official Measurer

Member

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Why going with Fauna Safari Club

TOURISTIC EXTENSIONS FOR YOU AND YOUR CLOSE ONES

AMONG THE BEST HUNTING AREAS

AMONG THE BEST HUNTING AREAS

RESPONSIBLE AND ETHICAL HUNTING

 RESPONSIBLE AND ETHICAL HUNTING

EXPERIENCED AND PASSIONATE HUNTING GUIDES

EXPERIENCED AND PASSIONATE HUNTING GUIDES

TOP QUALITY SERVICE BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER YOUR HUNT

TOP QUALITY SERVICE BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER YOUR HUNT

TOURISTIC EXTENSIONS FOR YOU AND YOUR CLOSE ONES

Why going with Fauna Safari Club

TOURISTIC EXTENSIONS FOR YOU AND YOUR CLOSE ONES

TOURISTIC EXTENSIONS FOR YOU AND YOUR CLOSE ONES

AMONG THE BEST HUNTING AREAS

AMONG THE BEST HUNTING AREAS

 RESPONSIBLE AND ETHICAL HUNTING

RESPONSIBLE AND ETHICAL HUNTING

EXPERIENCED AND PASSIONATE HUNTING GUIDES

EXPERIENCED AND PASSIONATE HUNTING GUIDES

TOP QUALITY SERVICE BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER YOUR HUNT

TOP QUALITY SERVICE BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER YOUR HUNT