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Saturday, November 03, 2007

Weekend Photoblogging  

Originally uploaded by Stv.
A mongoose on a beer run in Hawaii. At least it has good enough taste to go for the microbrews :-).

The mongoose (Herpestes javanicus) was intentionally introduced to the Hawaiian Islands back in the mid 1800s as a biological control for rats, a job it failed at miserably.

Bonus points to Stv. for sharing this photo under a Creative Commons license!

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