Missing meerkat returned to #Perth Zoo. More Here;

UPDATE: A BABY meerkat that disappeared from Perth Zoo has been returned after police found it during a search of a property in Beverley.

A spokeswoman for Perth Zoo confirmed that the one-month old animal was in expert care after it was โ€˜illegally takenโ€™ on Wednesday.

Zoo staff will now try to reintroduce it back to its family.

Police revealed that officers had executed a search warrant at a house in Beverley at about 6pm on Friday.

The baby meerkat was located and taken back to the zoo.

Police revealed that officers had executed a search warrant at a house in Beverley at about 6pm on Friday.

The baby meerkat was located and taken back to the zoo.

Source: Missing meerkat returned to Perth Zoo | PerthNow