Meerkat laughs with pleasure when getting its tummy tickled

March 7, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

This hilarious video shows how simples it is to make a meerkat LAUGH – by TICKLING its tummy.

The meerkat - named Alexander after the Compare The Market Russian critter – was filmed laughing with pleasure at Whitehouse Farm Centre near Morpeth, Northumberland.

His keepers regularly stroke his and his fellow meerkat’s stomachs – causing them to make a giggle-like sound.

Alexander after the Compare The Market Russian critter laughs when he gets his tummy tickled

Alexander after the Compare The Market Russian critter laughs when he gets his tummy tickled

Staff member Karen Lovatt said the ticklish creatures are spreading the laughter and sending visitors into stitches.

She said: “Meerkats are very vocal and they do tend to make the noise. They all have their own character, but they all definitely like being tickled.”

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