Meerkats are all the rage these days and not only do the fun-loving creatures feature on price comparison sites, but they've been away taking up all sorts of extreme activities on holiday for the Maverick Meerkats 2013 calendar.
In the calendar, the mischievous meerkats are seen showing off all kinds of daredevil skills on breaks throughout the year, including one madcap mongoose taking up snowboarding in January as two of his mates look on amazed.
In February, one brave meerkat is seen hurtling through the air performing a bungee jump and by March one of the animals get kitted out with crampons to scale a sheer rock face in daredevil rock-climbing.
Other extreme activities on their travels for the calendar include freefalling over a busy city, hand gliding over an open field and hitting the waves on a surfboard.
Animal lovers need not worry as no meerkats were harmed in the making of the calendar!
The publishers used clever image manipulation to make the animals appear like true thrill-seekers on their travels.
Maverick Meerkats is available for £9.99 from themaverickshop.com
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