The WORST Episodes of Meerkat Manor

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 29, 2019

Network: Animal Planet

Animal Planet's series Meerkat Manor follows the Whiskers, a family of meerkats, that struggles to survive in Africa's Kalahari Desert. The series was filmed over the course of a 10-year period for a Cambridge University study. Meerkat Manor is narrated by Bill Nighy in the United Kingdom, Mike Goldman in Australia, and Sean Astin in the United States.

There's No Place like Home

#1 - There's No Place like Home

Season 2 - Episode 5

Mozart, who was evicted from the Whiskers a month earlier, is pregnant. Without the family's support, her pups most likely will die. Flower has a new litter and the rain ensures there will be a plentiful supply of food for all the meerkats.

star 6.33
6 votes
Balance of Power

#2 - Balance of Power

Season 2 - Episode 10

Big problems evolve at Meerkat Manor because Flower and Mozart are pregnant at the same time. Youssarian is left to babysit Flower's second litter of year. Mozart attempts to exert her authority on the Whiskers.

star 6.40
5 votes
Young Blood

#3 - Young Blood

Season 2 - Episode 3

The Commandoes, a new enemy family, spend the night on the Whiskers territory. A conflict ensues between the Whiskers, the Lazuli and the Commandoes.

star 6.83
6 votes
The Enemy Within

#4 - The Enemy Within

Season 2 - Episode 8

Youssarian abandons his babysitting duties and leaves Flower's pups alone to face a terrifying rain storm. In an attempt to expand their territory, the rival Lazulis move a little too close to the Whiskers.

star 6.83
6 votes
To Have and To Have Not

#5 - To Have and To Have Not

Season 4 - Episode 1

Maybelline dominance over the Aztecs begins to crumble and members start leaving the gang. Rocket Dog has similar problems with the Whiskers.

star 7.00
1 votes
Rising Star

#6 - Rising Star

Season 4 - Episode 3

A vicious Nikita defends her territory when the Whiskers wander onto Commando territory.

star 7.00
1 votes
The Family Way

#7 - The Family Way

Season 4 - Episode 4

Sophie has problems with Rocket Dog's pregnancy, and the Aztecs find a new home with the help of Seacrest.

star 7.00
1 votes
Great Expectations

#8 - Great Expectations

Season 4 - Episode 6

In her final days of pregnancy, Rocket Dog seeks a new burrow so she may give birth to her pups. Zorro learns what being a Commando is like as Nikita exerts her authority on her pregnant subordinates.

star 7.00
1 votes
The Bodyguard

#9 - The Bodyguard

Season 4 - Episode 7

Sophie and Axel are distracted by Wilson when they are supposed to be babysitting, which leaves Rocket Dog's pups unattended. Meanwhile, Maybelline and Rocket Dog encounter difficulties of their own.

star 7.00
1 votes
To The Manor Born

#10 - To The Manor Born

Season 4 - Episode 9

Lead by a pregnant Maybelline, the Aztecs battle former rivals while Nikita's pups create chaos in the Commando den.

star 7.00
1 votes
The Birds

#11 - The Birds

Season 4 - Episode 10

Nugget and Beaker receive their first desert survival lessons. As the Whiskers move their burrow, the Commandos stage a war over rations and power. Meanwhile, Miles is taught an important lesson by his brother, Zorro.

star 7.00
1 votes
The Rovers Return

#12 - The Rovers Return

Season 4 - Episode 11

Wilson and Phillippe leave on a mission to meet female meerkats and hopefully find a group in which they can join.

star 7.00
1 votes
Home Alone

#13 - Home Alone

Season 4 - Episode 12

Rocket Dog's second litter of pups arrive at a time when the Whiskers are at their weakest. However, the survival of the new pups becomes uncertain when a dangerous situation presents itself.

star 7.00
1 votes
The Darkest Day

#14 - The Darkest Day

Season 4 - Episode 13

Dominant male Zorro goes missing in action and chaos ensures among the Commandos. Meanwhile, a family tragedy strikes yet a second time at the Whiskers burrow.

star 7.00
1 votes
Divided Loyalties

#15 - Divided Loyalties

Season 1 - Episode 7

The Whiskers family gets separated when they go out foraging for the first time since they became a party of 40. The rival Lazuli tribe continues to cause problems.

star 7.15
13 votes
Heavy is the Crown

#16 - Heavy is the Crown

Season 3 - Episode 7

The Kalahari is in serious drought, which splits the Whiskers for nearly a month. Although the Commandoes occupy the territory, Flower returns with half the group to their old manor in a desperate attempt to search for food. Flower's daughter, Rocket Dog, is left in charge of the remaining family and has problems dealing with leadership.

star 7.20
5 votes
The Calm Before the Storm

#17 - The Calm Before the Storm

Season 1 - Episode 12

Evicted Tosca realizes she probably will not be allowed to return to Meerkat Manor, so she considers starting a group of her own. Flower leaves Shakespeare in charge when she leads the family on a search for food.

star 7.37
8 votes
Daisy's Choice

#18 - Daisy's Choice

Season 1 - Episode 9

As the Whiskers family is finally recovering from the split, more problems are created when Daisy gives birth to her pups in the wrong burrow and she needs help. Youssarian goes to her rescue.

star 7.40
10 votes
Growing Pains

#19 - Growing Pains

Season 2 - Episode 11

Heavy rains leave the Kalahari covered with lush foliage, with tall grasses and beautiful flowers. Although life has never been better for the Whiskers, unusual conditions could mean disaster for the family.

star 7.40
5 votes
The Art of Leadership

#20 - The Art of Leadership

Season 2 - Episode 9

When the Whiskers are caught raiding their rival's burrow, they are forced to flee with dire consequences. Flower learns one of her daughters has a secret.

star 7.50
6 votes
Sibling Rivalry

#21 - Sibling Rivalry

Season 3 - Episode 6

Lola, the dominant female of the Zappa, is missing. In her absence, Punk attempts to take charge of the Zappa. When the wounded Lola makes her way home, she is greeted by a coup and her dominance is taken by her sister, Punk.

star 7.50
6 votes
Boys Will Be Boys

#22 - Boys Will Be Boys

Season 1 - Episode 6

Mitch becomes sick after he steals poisonous insects from his siblings. Mozart is given a reprieve and is allowed to return to Meerkat Manor after her eviction.

star 7.57
14 votes
The Death of Romance

#23 - The Death of Romance

Season 3 - Episode 4

Carlos learns he has competition from Houdini from the Zappa group and the Starsky learn their new home may be temporary.

star 7.60
5 votes
The Tale of Len and Squiggy

#24 - The Tale of Len and Squiggy

Season 3 - Episode 5

After Flower disappears mysteriously, Rocket Dog is left to lead the group. Dire consequences ensue when roving males from the Zappa appear and the pups become their victims.

star 7.60
5 votes
The Graduate

#25 - The Graduate

Season 3 - Episode 12

A new roving male, Wilson from the Commandoes, joins the Whiskers and makes advances on one of the females. Mozart attracts the attention of a new male.

star 7.60
5 votes