Mongoose and Rodents

 Banded Mongoose (Mungos mungo)

In the Grass

There were many mongoose in the Serengeti. The tricky part was photographing them before they ran away.

Dwarf Mongoose (Helogale parvula)

In twigs

The dwarf mongoose likes to live near termite mounds. 

Unstriped Grass Rat (Arvicanthus sp.)

Unknown mouse

Short-snouted elephant shrew (Elephantulus brachyrhynchus)


The elephant shrew refused to come out where we could photograph it.  

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