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In a burrow, in the heart of Zappa territory, Sophie is caring for Flower's pups. Above ground, Jogu and Mitch anxiously survey their surroundings. They scour the area, but have no idea where they are.
At the Whiskers burrow, there's a sombre mood amongst the meerkats. Losing Flower's first litter of the year, and three prime adult members, has been a devasting blow. In an attempt to calm Flower's nerves, Rocket Dog grooms her mother. But Flower isn't interested
a moves away. Her only interest is the whereabouts of her precious pups. Having only been seperated, there's a chance they could still be alive. But in the 3 square miles that make up the territory, it's going to be a near-impossible mission, like trying to find a needle in a haystack.
Back at the small refuge, Sophie as surfaced to scan the area with her brothers. With so few to watch over Izzy, Busta and Suggs, they can't risk moving then. But they can't just stay there either. Mitch, the oldest of the three, who breaks the dead-lock; if he can find the Whiskers and lead them back to the pups, they'd finally get out of their predicament and he would recieve a Hero's Welcome.
It's brave and dangerous plan, but if there's one meerkat who can pull-off the mission, it's Mitch.
Just over a mile away, the Zappa are out forgaing. Having lost the best part of their hunting grounds to the Whiskers, their mood is unpredictable. Lola is giving her partner, Frank a hard time by displacing him from his freshly dug hole to steal his meal. But it's hardly the rich pickings she's used to. Unwittingly, the bad tempered and hungry Zappa are heading towards the Whiskers' babysitters. If they find the pups they could all be dining on a dish called; Revenge.