Two words: Baby meerkats.
We don’t actually need to say any more to get you to watch the following exclusive clip from Discovery Channel’s Life Story (Saturday, 9/8c), do we?
What if we told you there’s footage of the little pups venturing out into their world for the very first time? And mama meerkat giving her babies some luvins? And that it’s all the start of an emotional “coming of age story”? (You pretty much have no choice but to click now, do you?)
Adapted from the BBC and narrated by Sir David Attenborough, Life Story is a six-part documentary series that “follows animal characters up-close in their natural habitat as they attempt to overcome the challenges of life and survival,” according to the network.
Press PLAY above for the full plate of weekend adorableness (and check out the nifty infographic about Life Story‘s production process below)!