2014-08-22

Indian Mongoose

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Indian Mongoose - Herpestes javanicus - Mungo
© NF Photo 130825 Hanauma Bay, Oahu, Hawaii

Those guys are from Asia to begin with but introduced to many countries. Mainly  to catch snakes and insects I assume. They seem to eat about everything, and from my images, I believe they do. These guys are working a beach in Oahu where I visited last year.
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11 comments:

  1. Härliga bilder! Det är underhållande att följa med deras bestyr.

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  2. The Mongoose are kind of cute, great sighting. Love the photos.. Thank you for linking up to my critter party..Have a happy weekend!

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  3. I've never seen one in my travels so find these photos fascinating.

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  4. Nosy little creatures, aren't they? I think I would feel a little safer outdoors with them around. Nice shots of them!

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  5. very interesting critters. TFS

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  6. How wonderful you got to see them! How cute to be so fierce!

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  7. Well ... if they eat snakes and garbage they can't be all bad ... and they're very cute.

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  8. Wonderful photos of an interesting but invasive species.

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  9. How cute, They seem like curious fellows.

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