Meerkcats Get Spring Fever - Cute - Stylist Magazine

Meerkats get spring fever

Daffodils drive adorable critters wild

It felt like spring had really arrived yesterday as we saw office workers tentatively sitting on slightly damp grass to eat their lunch in the sunshine. The meerkats at Exmoor Zoo clearly had spring fever too - they got extremely excited by the first daffodils of the season, examining them, smelling them and even attempting to eat them.

Picture Credit: Richard Austin/Rex Features

Alexandra the meerkat contemplates a daffodil at Exmoor Zoo where she is currently being hand-reared by staff after being rejected by her family.

Alexandra seems hypnotised by the host of golden daffodils.

The pensive meerkat takes a moment to contemplate the eternal passage of the seasons.

Alexandra's meerkcat chums decided to take a bite out of the bright yellow flower...

And decide that they don't taste that nice after all...

Tags: Cute animals

Share on

or email.

  • Facebook
  • Digg
  • Delicious

Our Most…

Rejection letters sent to famous people

Rejection letters sent to famous people

"I love my rejection slips," wrote…

More
Man On Wire

20 greatest documentaries

Fact is stranger than fiction, and often so much…

More

22.1 facts about Benedict Cumberbatch you (probably) didn't know

There's no such thing a knowing too much about…

More

London's coolest rooftop drinking spots

One of London's biggest buzzwords as soon as the…

More
St Ives property

Secluded properties around the world

A tiny wooden cabin in Cornwall which has just…

More

Win a luxury overnight stay at Hotel Xenia with The Love Punch

To celebrate the release of romantic comedy The…

More
Extraordinary scenes as mother saves her son's killer from the noose

Extraordinary scenes as mother saves her son's killer from the noose

A photographer has captured the incredible moment…

More

Your Vote Counts

What's your favourite thing to do in the sunshine?

What's your favourite thing to do in the sunshine?