I live in Florida and have found (at the time of this writing) 5 snakes
in my house.  With that said, I'm also familiar with Rudyard Kipling's
great story, "Rikki-tikki-tavi" from The Jungle Books.  And though my
cat would be a bit upset, I think I want a mongoose.  This National Geographic video, uploaded on August 31, 2010, shows how effective this little critter is at eliminating a potential threat:

Do you think a mongoose would be a good addition to your home security?  If so, let us know!

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