Start A Petition


ACTION ALERT: Help Meerkats in Africa ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: meerkats, threatened, african government, protection endangered )

- 2931 days ago -
Meerkats in Africa are bieng affected by pollution and run over by vehicles. More land has to be preserved not just for meerkats but for other endangered African species.
Big Meerkats Family
Animals  (tags: Big, Meerkats, Family, Animals )

- 2943 days ago -
The meerkat or suricate Suricata suricatta, a small mammal, is a member of the mongoose family. Meerkats live in all parts of the Kalahari Desert in Botswana and in South Africa.
Animals  (tags: meerkats, wild animals, not pets, welfare, conservation, protection )

- 3033 days ago -
Meerkats are cute. But that doesn't make them a good 'pet'. They belong in their large family colonies in Southern African deserts, not to be treated as a toy in someone's home
Bird-Mimics Steal Meerkats' Food
Animals  (tags: Bird, meerkats, species, food )

- 3090 days ago -
Drongos in the Kalahari mimic the alarm calls of other species in order to steal food, scientists have found.
The Meerkat and the Weird Cat:Lion Cub Makes An Unlikely New Best Friend
Animals  (tags: lions, meerkats, wildlife, protection, humans, rescued )

- 3134 days ago -
It could be straight out of Disney hit The Lion King but this lion cub and meerkat cuddling up to each other is real. Meet the real-life Simba and Timon.The loveable duo have been best chums since new-born lioness Zinzi was rescued
Save The Meerkat
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, suffering, meerkats, pledge, extinction, protection )

- 3196 days ago -
Welcome to, a new campaign by the Captive Animals' Protection Society (CAPS) to protect meekats and other 'exotic' animals from pet trade. Please sign the pledge to add your support and make a donation if you can. Thank you!!
ACTION ALERT: Help Us Save the Meerkat !!!
Animals  (tags: meerkats, wild animals, freedom, not pets, protection, conservation, wildlife )

- 3297 days ago -
Meerkats are cute. But that doesn't make them a good 'pet'. They belong in their large family colonies in Southern African deserts, not to be treated as a toy in someone's home
Kool for Kats: How Meerkats Conquered the World
Animals  (tags: animals, meerkats, environment, AnimalWelfare, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3474 days ago -
Britain has gone mad for these upstanding citizens of the Kalahari desert. Meerkats have burrowed into the public consciousness, colonising our billboards, cinemas and television screens. Their adorable faces, quizzical disposition and trademark posture
The Kalahari Meerkats That Put One Botswana Safari Adventure Far Beyond Compare
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, safari, meerkats, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3513 days ago -
The seven sets of small furry feet kicked up quite a sandstorm as they scampered across the desert before disappearing deep underground amid a cacophony of noise.
Meerkat Adoption in Morongo
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, meerkats, adoptions, protection )

- 3517 days ago -
After making a donation online to the Fellow Earthlings Center, I promptly received my Meerkat Adoption Portfolio, which contained a cute Adoption Certificate that said my donation would help defray the cost of caring for one Meerkat for one year.
Meerkats Born at London Zoo
Animals  (tags: animals, meerkats, births, zoos, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3641 days ago -
Baby meerkats Lia and Roo have become the latest additions to London Zoo.
Meet the Meerkats at Swanky New Mansion
Animals  (tags: meerkats, new enclosure, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3671 days ago -
Young meerkat Stumpy and his partner are settling in to Meerkat Mansion, their new enclosure at North Anston's Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife and Falconry Centre.
Mum's the Word for Martha the Meetkat
Animals  (tags: meerkats, zoos, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3683 days ago -
Lucky mum Martha will be moving with her new family into a luxury new pad in Animal Adventure, ZSL London Zoo's brand new children's zoo, in time for Mother's Day.
Baby Meerkats Unveiled in Sydney
Animals  (tags: meerkats, babies, zoos, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3711 days ago -
A Sydney zoo has unveiled two of its baby meerkats, named Nairobi and Zanzibar. The pups were born in January weighing around 40 grams each but have now grown to 150 grams.
First Meerkats Born in Nine Years at Taronga Zoo Venture Out in Public
Animals  (tags: australia, zoolife, wildlife, wild animals, meerkats, endangered, extinction, protection )

- 3711 days ago -
THEY are only 28 days old, but these meerkat pups are already out and about exploring their own Meerkat Manor and showing all the signs of drama seen in the hit TV show. Although staff at Taronga Zoo won't know their gender until they are two months o

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Animals

Most Active Stories Today in Animals tagged with meerkats

top story finders in Animals

1. Paulo R 10 popular stories

2. Raleigh k 10 popular stories

3. Inge B 10 popular stories

4. Mike R 10 popular stories

5. Ljiljana Milic 10 popular stories

6. Anne M 10 popular stories

7. Catherine STILL 10 popular stories

8. Angela K 10 popular stories

9. Animae C 10 popular stories

10. Lesa D 9 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.