Mongoose (Marsh)

Mongoose (Marsh) image. This big, sturdy, short-legged mongoose has a shaggy dark brown coat with dense undercoat. Marsh Mongoose are solitary and have a not very strict nocturnal lifestyle, following watercourses wherever cover is available.Their territories, through which they move along a network of well-beaten paths, are linealy spaced along waterfronts, where they get their favoured food of snails, crabs, mussels and frogs.

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