Mongoose vs. Cobra

A Tale of Two Fascinating Animals

The cobra has historically been feared for its lethal capabilities, but the mongoose has definitely been overlooked.


Cobras inhabit various habitats, including forests, grasslands, and  deserts. Some species prefer living on trees, while others reside on the  ground.

Cobra Habitats

Asia and Africa


Cobras typically have slim bodies and broad heads wider than their neck.

Cobra: Physical Features

Cobras are typically between 4 and 6 feet long, although some species can grow up to 18 feet long.

Cobra: Physical Features

Agile, long, and slender body

Physical Features

Range from 24 to 58 cm (9.4 to 22.8 in) in head-to-body length, excluding the tail

Physical Features

Regarding behavior, cobras are known for being highly territorial and aggressive.

Behavior Traits of Cobra

Dodges attacks and launches counter-attacks

Behavior Traits

Astonishing turn of events, the Mongoose emerged victorious!

Wrap Up

There is still more to learn about these incredible creatures!

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