San Diego (CA) Photos

January 13, 2009

Meerkats from the Kalahari Desert in Botswana

Filed under: San Diego Zoo — Tags: — washaw @ 6:00 am

“Meerkat Manor” is a very popular British TV show seen on the Animal Planet Network.   The picture shows one of the resident meerkat families in the San Diego Zoo.  This family is located across the street from the koala exhibit near the elephants.   The other family lives in the children’s zoo.   The meerkats charming behavior always seems to draw a crowd.   The mother meerkat shown is taking care of 4 pups, oh so very cute.   





  1. These guys are so cute! I love watching them!

    Comment by zentmrs — January 13, 2009 @ 10:08 am

  2. I watched some of the series. They’re lovely creatures (most of the time). These pups look very cute indeed.

    Comment by Marc — January 13, 2009 @ 1:27 pm

  3. My kids loved Meerkat Manor. Interesting how under there cute exterior hides a rather vicious demeanor.

    Comment by pearls — January 13, 2009 @ 7:21 pm

  4. I must get to San Diego to see this. I just love meerkats! They are such interesting creatures.

    Comment by Sharon (Phoenix Daily Photo) — January 14, 2009 @ 1:07 pm

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