Meerkat cries for fluffy duck toy

Carer Gemma Anscomb explains how with the help of a fluffy toy duck, keepers at Chessington Zoo have taken over mother duties for Lila.


Hand-reared baby meerkat

A baby meerkat is being hand-reared by keepers at Chessington Zoo after it was rejected by its mother for being too sickly. Lila's keepers say she would have died without their intervention.