Mongoose vs. Meerkat
Difference Between Mongoose and Meerkat
Carnivores of the family Herpestidae and the similar Malagasy mongooses (Galidiinae), ranging in size from small rats to large cats, including the Indian mongoose famed as a predator of venomous snakes.
Suricata suricatta, a small carnivorous mammal of the mongoose family, from the Kalahari Desert, known for its habit of standing on its hind legs.
agile grizzled Old World viverrine; preys on snakes and rodents
a mongoose-like viverrine of South Africa having a face like a lemur and only four toes