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Baby Mongoose

By darkcalypso
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Species : Cynictis penicillata - Yellow Mongoose
The yellow mongoose is a carnivorous small mammal which comes from the south of Africa (Angola, South Africa, Zimbabwe...). It feeds on other small mammals, lizards, snakes or even eggs. Its predators are birds of prey, snakes and jackals.
Size : 50cm lenght.
Weight : 0,5kg.

Location : Ménagerie du Jardin des Plantes, Paris, France
Camera : Canon EOS 400D
Lens : Sigma 70-300mm F4-5,6 DG APO Macro
Post-Processing : Photoshop CS3

You may not use this image in any way without my written permission.

Please, respect that !

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Absolutely adorable :heart:
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:giggle: Glad you like !
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I love baby Mongooses! So much WANT! :D
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This has been used without permission here: [link] They even cropped your watermark off.
Beautiful picture by the way, I love how you can see all of their little whiskers! :3
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Il est trop kaaawwwaaaaiiii ! Avec du sable sur sa tite truffe =D
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Oh so precious! Just want to petnsnuggle!
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Holy. This. Is too cute for WORDS. :faint:
Amazing shot! :D
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do you mind if i copy this picture for a school assignment? I will give you credit.
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No problem if it's for a school work. Good luck ;)
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thank you. the assignment is driving me nuts.
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cuteness overload!
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cute!!! cute!!! cute!!!
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My God!!! What beautiful gallery!
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This beautiful photograph has been featured here -----------> [link] ! :) :iconkittyglompplz:
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how do you get this!!!!
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"Are you my mummy ?"

; 3 *_* I wanna hug him ;D
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This is so precious! I love that it has sand on its nose.
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Such precious little guys.. <3
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dawwwww!!! Irresistible mother instinct activated :aww:
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