Meerkat and a few observations…

Some have already commented on the length of the Meerkats nails… the front are definitely made for digging and probably protecting itself…The back legs seem to be equipped with shorter ones…

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The hair is long and thick… I wonder if this is also a type of armour against snakes, scorpions and the like…

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But don’t they have the cutest darn faces.????……

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always covered in sand it seems…… but they never stop digging so I suppose one can expect sand on the nose…

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55 thoughts on “Meerkat and a few observations…

  1. HA! That first pix could almost be one of the dogs here. These little guys live in big communities, don’t they? Chatter a bit? That rough hair is probably by design. Curious about that now…they do deal with snakes
    Perfect portrait on the bottom!

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