Mongoose killing snake

On Saturday the 18th I saw one of  the most amazing things that I have ever experienced during my years in the bush. A huge 2 meter snouted cobra came sailing past Ntombi, our tame banded mongoose and her babies. Without hesitation she and another wild male attacked the snake and managed to kill it after a struggle of about 10 minutes.  The babies 1st ran away, but after the snake’s demise they came back and all then had a free for all with the snake.

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