A Meerkat mother is finally able to enjoy the company of her pups six weeks after giving birth to them. 

Meerkat mom Akili gave birth to two baby meerkats on January 16 at Australia's Werribee Open Range Zoo, but they had to remain in care instead of their natural habitat. 

The new arrivals now have the strength move around freely and they have been reunited with their mother. 

According to the zoo, the meerkats are growing quickly and the family is doing well. 

According to the zoo, the pups are growing up quickly and the meerkat family is doing just fine.