17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Dwarf Mongoose Family

I knew that the dwarf mongoose reside in this location of the Samburu National Reserve, and that often they run and hide in their termite mound home when approached. I drove cautiously and got to 'meet' them like this.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2018
Date Uploaded: 04.2019
Photo Location: Samburu National Reserve , Kenya
Camera: Canon EOS 7D
Copyright: © Eric Olonana