The mongoose meets a worthy opponent for the first time, and this life-or-death battle goes on for 24 hours

The mongoose is a small carnivorous mammal that belongs to the family Herpestidae. There are about 34 species of mongooses, and they are native to Africa, Asia, and southern Europe. Mongooses are known for their agility, quickness, and ability to hunt and kill venomous snakes.

Mongooses have long bodies, short legs, and tapered snouts. They vary in size, ranging from about 7 inches to 2 feet in length, depending on the species. Their fur can be brown, gray, or reddish-brown, and some species have striped or speckled patterns.

The mongoose is famous for its great moments against venomous snakes, and they are often the winners. Their poison resistance and agility give them the upper hand in battle.

Venomous snakes are quickly defeated by the mongoose after a few attacks, but there are a few exceptions.

Watch the most stressful moment here: