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This little guy in the Mongoose Family (Herpestidae) lives in eastern and southern Africa.
The Dwarf Mongoose
Learn about Dwarf Mongooses (BBC video)
Dwarf Mongoose resources on this site
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Persistent Dwarf Mongoose!
Dwarf Mongooses can be so BROWN!
Dwarf Mongooses can be so RED!
Foraging behavior of Dwarf Mongooses
Dwarf Mongooses live in Africa. Wikipedia says they sleep at night in…
… along with other such cubby hole hideouts in their part of Africa. Continue reading →
Dwarf Mongoose videos on Facebook page of
Limpopo Dwarf Mongoose Research
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Clumsy baby Dwarf Mongoose
If you study these two species:
Dwarf Mongoose (Helogale parvula)
Meerkat (Suricata suricatta)
… you will find that they have several things in common. Continue reading →
It is the hardest thing in the world to frighten a mongoose, because he is eaten up from nose to tail with curiosity. The motto of all the mongoose family is, “Run and find out”; and Rikki-tikki was a true mongoose.
— Rudyard Kipling, “Rikki Tikki Tavi“
Super short: Dwarf Mongoose leaping!
An old animal classic on YouTube
I shall yet learn, and grow beyond the immaturity of adulthood.
I shall again laugh, and learn the wisdom of a child.
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