Parents' Guide to

Meerkat Manor

By Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 5+

Reality TV walks on the wild side; kids OK.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 2+

Based on 1 parent review

age 2+

Family favorite for years

This has been a fav in my house for years and years coming... I have every DVD and it is a good educational show for my " home school "

This title has:

Too much sex
Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (1 ):
Kids say (7 ):

Meerkat Manor is the story of a family's reliance on each other to survive the perils of their surroundings. The series offers an educational view into the wild and is a great choice for family viewing.

The matriarch, Flower, wears a radio collar that allows researchers to track the gang's movements. Flower maintains a dominant reign over the group and uses intimidation and force to ensure submission from her relatives, most of whom are her direct descendants. At the heart of it all, the meerkat pups add comic relief as they put their babysitters to the test with their playful antics.

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