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In Timothy's bedroom live five toy animals, each with a distinct personality of its own. Timothy calls them his special animals.

The Animal Shelf

5 soft toys on a little blue shelf

The Animal Shelf was a British children's model animation series produced by Cosgrove Hall Films and based on the books written and illustrated by British writer Ivy Wallace. Aimed at a pre-school audience, it first aired on ITV running for four seasons and 52 episodes and ran from 1997 to 2000. It has also aired around world including the ABC in Australia, RTÉ2 in Ireland as part of their children's block The Den and TVNZ 6 in New Zealand as part of their children's block Kidzone.

Video Links to the BAFTA nominated animation series from Cosgrove Hall

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