Mopatop's Shop

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Mopatop's Shop
Also known as none
Genre Children's television series
Developed by CITV
Directed by Simon Spencer
Tom Poole
Ian McLean
Starring Mak Wilson (series 1-2)
William Todd-Jones (series 3-4)
Victoria Willing
Nigel Plaskitt
Brian Herring
Susan Beattie
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 4
No. of episodes 260
Production
Executive producer(s) Brian Henson
Angus Fletcher
David Mercer
Producer(s) Jocelyn Stevenson
Sue Taylor
Angus Fletcher
Pete Coogan
Production company(s) The Jim Henson Company Carlton Television
Distributor The Jim Henson Company
Broadcast
Original channel ITV Network (CITV)
Picture format 4:3
Original run 1 May 1999 – 23 April 2005

Mopatop's Shop was a television series that which premiered on CITV in the UK on 1 May 1999. 260 ten-minute episodes were made and aired daily. It was a co-production between Jim Henson Productions and Carlton Television.

Production[edit]

The show was produced and written by Jocelyn Stevenson (who started working with the Muppets as a lead writer on Fraggle Rock). Stevenson explained, "The aim of Mopatop's Shop is to teach young children to embrace language and communication skills in a form where they can expand the boundaries of their imagination. It promotes goodness and wellbeing."

Plot[edit]

The show features a large green muppet named Mopatop and his red duck-dog-like assistant Puppyduck. Together they run Mopatop's Shop, a shop where you can buy anything you could ever think or dream of. Another main character is Moosey Mouse, a young mouse who lives in the loft above the shop with Father Mouse, Mother Mouse and Meesey Mouse. There's also local deliveryman Lamont the Sloth, neighbor Claudia Bird, and a rabbit named Odd-Job Gerald.

Each episode features background puppets from The Muppet Show, Fraggle Rock, Jim Henson's Little Muppet Monsters, A Muppet Family Christmas, The Jim Henson Hour, Dog City, Jim Henson's Animal Show, Secret Life of Toys, Muppets Tonight, and other projects having been recycled as various customers and suggestions to Mopatop's Shop.

Characters[edit]

Main Character[edit]

  • Mopatop (performed by Mak Wilson in Seasons 1 and 2, William Todd-Jones in Seasons 3 and 4) - The main character of the series. He is a large fuzzy green creature who runs Mopatop's Shop as its shopkeeper.
  • Puppyduck (performed by Victoria Willing) - Mopatop's assistant. She is a cross between a duck and a dog. Puppyduck also has a fondness for Strawberry Jam.
  • Mouse Family - A family of mice that live in the attic of Mopatop's shop.
  • Bunny - A rabbit who would appear in the introduction of most of the episode where Mopatop would suggest various items to the viewer.
  • Lettuce (performed by Susan Beattie) - A lettuce appeared in the backgrounds of Mopatop's shop singing. She is a recycled version of the lettuce member of the Singing Food from The Muppet Show.
  • Grace The Delphinium (performed by Alison McGowan) - A cheerful flower that resides in Mopatop's Shop. She is a recycled version of one of the flowers from The Muppet Show.
  • Professor Fingle Fangle Fargle (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Professor Fingle Fangle Fargle is an inventor who has contributed some of his inventions to Mopatop's Shop.

Customers[edit]

  • Abel and Mabel (performed by Brian Herring and Susan Beattie) - Abel and Mabel are two creatures that appeared behind a little door in "Thingamajig." Abel is a recycled version of Droop from The Muppet Show while Mabel is a recycled version of Philo from Fraggle Rock.
  • Alan (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Alan came to Mopatop's Shop in "Penguins" to buy proper equipment when penguins rain on him. He is recycled from Droop of The Muppet Show.
  • Ali Doolally - Ali Doolally is a magician who came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode in order to get his wand to stop drooping.
  • Andre the Chef - Andre the Chef came into Mopatop's Shop in "Magic Cakes" where he gives Mopatop some cakes that taste however anyone wants it to taste.
  • Andy the Armadillo - Andy the Armadillo came into Mopatop's Shop in "Feathers" where he wanted to dress up as a bird. He is a recycled version of Dooley the Armadillo from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Backstreet Bunnies - The Backstreet Bunnies are a bunch of rabbit pop stars who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Mopatop of the Pops" looking for musical inspiration. They are Puppyduck's favorite band and a parody of the Backstreet Boys.
  • Bee (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - A bee appeared in "Cock-A-Doodle-Bee." He came into Mopatop's Shop looking for a new cool and funky buzz. He wanted a cock-a-doodle-do buzz. He is a recycled version of Barry the Honeybee from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Becka Bicker (performed by Susan Beattie) - A blue monster that came into Mopatop's Shop in "Midip" to trade her imaginary fish friend Fishy for another imaginary friend. She ends up obtaining Midip.
  • Benny Bumpety - Benny Bumpity came into Mopatop's Shop in "Jumpety Bumpety" where he wanted to swap skills with Jenny Jumpety.
  • Bernice the Bear (performed by Susan Beattie) - Bernice the Bear came into Mopatop's Shop in "Big Game" where she was looking for somewhere to hide from Bob the Big Hunter. She is a recycled version of Bunnie Bear from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Betty (performed by Susan Beattie) - Betty comes into Mopatop's shop in "Cock-A-Doodle Bee." She is a recycled version of one of the flowers of The Muppet Show.
  • Betty the Big Hairy Beast (performed by Susan Beattie) - Betty the Big Hairy Beast comes into Mopatop's Shop in "The Bigulator" wanting to change her size.
  • Billy the Bull (performed by Nigel Plaskitt in the first appearance, Brian Herring in the second appearance) - Billy the Bull comes into Mopatop's Shop in "Horns" where he sent a puzzle "How can a bull play a tune on a bicycle" to Mopatop. In "Bath Buddy," Billy came to Mopatop's Shop to look for dirt when he mom sent him to get a bathtub as Billy hates taking baths. This proves to be a problem when he meets Boris the Bath Buddy who manages to convince him into joining him in a bath. His design is similar to a bull seen in The Muppet Show, but his eyes, hair, and horns are different.
  • Bob the Big Hunter (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Bob the Big Hunter is a dog that came into Mopatop's Shop in "Big Game" having trailed Bernice the Bear to the shop. He is a recycled version of Lyle the Dog from The Muppet Show.
  • Bonnie the Bunny (performed by Susan Beattie) - Bonnie is a rabbit who came into Mopatop's Shop to buy herself a party in "Surprise Party."
  • Boop (performed by Susan Beattie) - Boop is a bouncing ball with a moustache, hair, and no eyes. He came into Mopatop's Shop in "Gluey Glop" as one of the items offered to people.
  • Boris the Bath Buddy (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Boris the Bath Buddy is a koala who came into Mopatop's Shop to look for a bath buddy. He ends up finding one in Billy the Bull. He is a recycled version of Flora the Koala from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Bossy Boots (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Bossy Boots comes into the shop in episode "The Do-What-I-Say" expecting everyone to dance, because he said it. However they don't follow his command, so he wants a Do-What-I-Say and Mopatop finds one for him. He is a recycled version of an unnamed background cave creature from Fraggle Rock.
  • Box (performed by Brian Herring) - This box appeared in "Surprise Party" where it states that it contains a surprise within it.
  • Bradley the Cheetah (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Bradley the Cheetah appears in "Singa Songa." He came into Mopatop's Shop to look for a song to give to his friend Lazlo the Lion. He gained help from Mopatop and Puppyduck in order to make a lion song. This was heard by Lazlo the Lion who appreciated the song. Bradley and Lazlo then left to go chase gazelles. He is a recycled version of Swifty the Cheetah from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Brian (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Brian came into Mopatop's Shop in "Hair! Hair! Everywhere!" to have something done about his messy hair. He is a recycled and wigged version of Murray the Minstrel from Fraggle Rock.
  • Bruno Butterfingers - He came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode where he ends up knocking over a honey jar and ends up in a sticky situation.
  • Bouncing Pengolinos - The Bouncing Pengolinos are a group of performing penguins who came into Mopatop's Shop in their self-titled episode in order to regain their bounce. In "Goodbye," the Bouncing Pengolinos came into Mopatop's Shop to help give Larry Dinger a big goodbye for the final episode of "The Hello & Goodbye Show." They are recycled from Muppet Show penguins.
  • Bug (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - This bug came into Mopatop's Shop in "Hug a Bug" where it was sad.
  • Busy Fizzie (performed by Brian Herring) - Busy Fizzie came into Mopatop's Shop in "Go Slow" where he gave some busy items to Mopatop. He is recycled from one of the forest creatures seen in the "Kokomo" music video.
  • Captain Woof (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Captain Woof is an Old English Sheepdog who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Ship Ahoy" looking for adventure. His puppet was previously used for Dermot in "Flea Power."
  • Carol Croon (performed by Susan Beattie) - Carol Croon is a pelican who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Animal Choir" to purchase an Animal Choir. She is a recycled version of Paul the Pelican from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Charlene the Chicken (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Charlene the Chicken came into Mopatop's Shop in "The Flying Chicken" wanting an item that will enable her to fly. She is recycled from one of The Muppet Show chickens.
  • Chattering Charlie - Chattering Charlie is talkative character who came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode.
  • Cheery Log (performed by Susan Beattie) - A log who is very friendly. He was delivered to Mopatop's Shop by Lamont in "The Brave Canary." She is a recycled version of a log from Episode 2822 of Sesame Street.
  • Cinderfella (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Cinderfella came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode to look for a new suit when his wicked stepbrothers have hidden the only suit he owns. He is a recycled version of the Emerald Green Frackle from The Muppet Show.
  • Clicksnizz (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Clicksnizz is a moon creature who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Moon Dreams" after he lost his favorite dream about stars. Due to Clicksnizz speaking moon creature language, Mopatop had to interpret his language to Puppyduck. He is a recycled version of Begoony from Fraggle Rock.
  • Corky Stalky (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Corky Stalky is a scarecrow who came into Mopatop's Shop in "How Scary Is That" to look for a way to scare Scary Mary the Canary.
  • Crispy the Clown - Crispy the Clown came into Mopatop's Shop in "Rosy Nosey" to look for a silly hat, ruff collar and a big red nose.
  • Daphne Dreamer (performed by Susan Beattie) - Daphne Dreamer came into Mopatop's Shop in "Mattresses" looking for an empty mattress because hers is full of sleep, but all of them are full as well. Her design is very similar to one of the Whozits of The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss, but her eyes are different and she has a blond curly wig and wears blue pajamas.
  • Dave the Dog (performed by Brian Herring) - He appeared in the episode "The Brave Canary" as one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers. He does ask Mopatop for the big juicy bone that he had offered to the viewers. Dave then thanked Mopatop by saying he is the best Mopatop in the world. His puppet appeared occasionally in this TV series.
  • Dave the Dustbin - Dave the Dustbin came into Mopatop's Shop in "Smells" in order to look for a new smell.
  • Delmar the Dragon (performed by Brian Herring) - Delmar the Dragon came into Mopatop's Shop in "Dragon Breath" in order to search for some fire to breathe. He is a recycled version Earl the Dragon from the "Puppetman" pilot.
  • Dermot (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Dermot is an Old English Sheepdog who came into Mopatop's Shop to look for a good scratch in "Flea Power." In "Fast Fun," he came to the shop again to tell Mopatop that he has slow feet.
  • Do Wah Be Do - The Do Wah Be Do is featured in its self-titled episode. When Mopatop and Puppyduck want to hear it sing, it isn't in a good mood.
  • Dora the Dinner Lady - Dora the Dinner Lady is a disco diva who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Dora the Disco Queen" in order to obtain a disco.
  • Doreen Warthog (performed by Susan Beattie) - Doreen the Warthog came into Mopatop's Shop in "Fine the Way You Are" where she wanted to be in a photograph. She is a recycled version of the warthog puppet that was used for Bernice the Warthog and Warren the Warthog from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Dotty Monster (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Dotty Monster came into Mopatop's Shop in "Warm Snow" where she came to Mopatop's Shot to purchase warm snow. She is a recycled version of Murray the Minstrel from Fraggle Rock.
  • Dozy Dieter (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Dozy Deter is an owl who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Mattresses" to vacuum up all the sleep from mattresses so that Daphne Dreamer can sleep on one. He is a recycled version of the owl puppet that was used for Hillary the Owl and Timothy the Owl seen in Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Dozy Doe - Dozy Doe came into Mopatop's Shop in "Hullabaloo" in order to get a good sleep despite the problems with the noisy elephants and thunderstorms.
  • Dr. Zuckermonster - Dr. Zuckermonster came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode to look for patients.
  • Dream Collector (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - The Dream Collector is a dragon who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Dream the Dream" to look for new dreams. He is a recycled version Earl the Dragon from the "Puppetman" pilot.
  • Dusty the Dustman - Dusty the Dustman came into Mopatop's Shop in "Load of Old Rubbish" to swap all his rubbish for the contents of the shop's bin. This ends up leaving behind many useful things, including an old sock and even something to stop Baby Mouse crying.
  • Ed (performed by Brian Herring) - Ed came into Mopatop's Shop in "The Happy Flapper" when he wanted to obtain a Happy Flapper to use in his song. He is a recycled version of one of the aliens from The Muppet Show.
  • Emerson the Dog - Emerson the Dog came into Mopatop's Shop in "Thinking Cap" to look for a thinking cap.
  • Fairy Frogmother (performed by Susan Beattie) - Fairy Frogmother is a frog that came into Mopatop's Shop in "Cinderfella" in order to help Mopatop obtain a new suit for Cinderfella. She is a recycled version of a generic frog from The Muppet Show.
  • Fat Belly - Fat Belly came into Mopatop's Shop in "Colour Me Mopatop" where the sad songs he plays on his guitar ends up turning everything blue.
  • Fierce Monster (performed by Brian Herring) - A Fierce Monster came into Mopatop's Shop in "Ghosts" to get something that will make him laugh. He is a recycled version of the Luncheon Counter Monster from The Muppet Show.
  • Flash Harry (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Flash Harry is a photographer that once took pictures of Mopatop's Shop in "Fine the Way You Are." He is a recycled version of Mudwell the Mudbunny from Fraggle Rock.
  • Flatcap Frankie (performed by Brian Herring) - Flatcap Frankie is a monster who appeared in "Flatcap Frankie's Shop" where he wants to buy a shop, but the only shop who Mopatop offers is his own shop. He is recycled from Flower-Eating Monster of The Muppet Show.
  • Flower (performed by Susan Beattie) - This flower came into Mopatop's Shop in "Moosey's Dream" to find a way to complete her dream after a bunch of dandelions woke her up. Mopatop and Puppyduck subject the flower to the Dream On Dream Finishing Machine where it was shown that the flower was about to be picked by a princess to put in her hair. After the dream, the flower thanked Mopatop and Puppyduck for helping to finish her dream. This flower was originally used in the Julie Andrews special, One Step Into Spring (where the Muppets had guest-starred).
  • The Four Birds - These birds appeared in "Three Sale". In the episode, one bird entered the shop asking for a windowsill, but since it's a three sale, Mopatop offers him all three windowsills, so later on he brings a friend of his, but that make two. Moments later, he brings more of his friends to buy three windowsills, but that makes all four. Finally, all three birds re-enter the shop for three windowsills. All four birds were originally used in the opening song "Take A Chance On Me" in the Shields & Yarnell episode of The Muppet Show, but three of whom have Dr. Seuss eyes seen in The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss.
  • Francis the Fly (voiced by Brian Herring) - Francis the Fly appeared in the episode The Fly where it used its buzzing to communicate with Mopatop and Puppyduck.
  • Fred Forget-It (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Fred Forget-It is an amnesiac parrot who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Mischievous Monkey" carrying a large banana, but couldn't remember what he came for. Mickey the Monkey (who was passing himself off as Mopatop at the time) tricked him into trading in his large banana. He re-entered the shop when Mopatop returned having lost his large banana. Barry the Spider made Mickey give Fred Forget-It his large banana back as Mickey left with Fred Forget-It. He is a recycled version of one of the background parrots from The Muppet Show.
  • Friendly Coconut (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - A coconut that appeared in "Something Special" willing to be anyone's friend. He is a recycled version of one of the coconuts of The Muppet Show.
  • Fuzzlegump - The Fuzzlegump is a two-headed creature who came into Mopatop's Shop in its self-titled episode to prove that two heads are better than one.
  • Gari Baldi (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Gari Baldi came to Mopatop's Shop in "Spaghetti Tree" to cover is bald head with hair.
  • Gary the Canary (performed by Brian Herring) - He and his owner Trevor came into Mopatop's Shop in "Nodding Off" where Trevor wanted something to keep Gary from keeping him up at night.
  • Ghost (performed by Brian Herring) - A ghost came into Mopatop's Shop in "Ghosts" to look for a "boo." He is a recycled version of one of the ghosts from The Muppet Show.
  • Ginorman (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Ginorman is a gardener who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Mac and the Lollystalk" looking for seeds. He is a recycled version of Icky No-No from Muppet Time.
  • Gloop (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Gloop came into Mopatop's Shop in "Flowers" looking for a talking flower that say something important to a special friend. Gloop is a recycled version of Murray the Minstrel from Fraggle Rock.
  • Gobbledegook - He came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode to look for a tea time treat for Nibbly Nora.
  • Goodbyes - The Goodbyes appeared in "Goodbye" as items that Larry Dinger is looking for to close out "The Hello & Goodbye Show." They are recycled versions of The Frackles, Lenny the Lizard, and Droop from "The Muppet Show," and Beastie, Begoony, and Murray the Minstrel from Fraggle Rock.
  • Granny Knit Wit (performed by Susan Beattie) - Granny Knit Wit is a the fasted knitter. She came into Mopatop's Shop in her self-titled episode to look for a ball of yarn. She uses the ball of yarn to make a scarf for Mopatop, a nose-warmer for Puppyduck, and a multi-colored coat for Joseph the Penguin.
  • Granny Rose (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Granny Rose appeared in the episode "Nothing" when she came into Mopatop's Shop to look for nothing. Granny Rose is a recycled version of Begoony from Fraggle Rock.
  • Green Monster (performed by Brian Herring) - The Green Monster appeared at Mopatop's Shop in "You Are What You Are" where he wanted to be pink and swapped colors with a Pink Monster. Both of them weren't pleased so they were given spots of the colors they wanted. The Green Monster is a recycled version of Blustering Bellowpane Monster from Fraggle Rock.
  • Grumblegrouch - The Grumblegrouch came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode to look for a new grumble.
  • Guy #1 - This guy is a koala who was in the introduction to the episode "Ghosts." He is a recycled version of Flora the Koala from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Guy #2 - This guy is a lizard who was in the introduction to the episode "Whispers." He is a recycled version of Lenny the Lizard from The Muppet Show.
  • Hank the Horse - Hank the Horse came into Mopatop's Shop in "I Want to Be A Unicorn" where he wanted to become a unicorn.
  • Happy Flappers - The Happy Flappers are a singing group. One of the members (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) came into Mopatop's Shop in "The Happy Flapper" to look for something to complete the band's song. He is a recycled version of one of the members of "Nicky Napoleon and His Emperor Penguins" from Jim Henson's Little Muppet Monsters.
  • Harry Hidey and Suzie Seekie - Harry Hidey and Suzie Seekie are good hide-and-seek players. Harry Hidey came into Mopatop's Shop in "Hidey Seekies" to hide. When Harry Hidey proves himself to be a good hider, Mopatop and Puppyduck get help from Suzie Seekie to find him.
  • Helpful Hilma - Helpful Hilma came into Mopatop's Shop in "Helping Hands" to find stuff for her rock garden.
  • Hi (performed by Victoria Willing) - A dragon that is seen in the episode "Goodbye" as one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers. She is a recycled version of Cinders the Dragon from the "Puppetman" pilot.
  • Horace Hollar - He came into Mopatop's Shop in "Hullabaloo" where he helped Mopatop and Puppyduck see that Dozy Doe can get a good sleep.
  • Hottybotty Hen - Hottybotty Hen is seen in "Teething Trouble" where she lays an egg in the introduction. She is a recycled version of one of the chickens from The Muppet Show.
  • Inspector Harry - Inspector Harry came into Mopatop's Shop in "Under Arrest" where he suspects that Puppyduck stole his missing helmet and truncheon.
  • Isabella the Plant - She came into Mopatop's Shop in "Bad Leaf Day" in order to get her leaves rearranged for a big plant show.
  • Ivor Bignose - Ivor Bignose came into Mopatop's Shop in "What's in a Name" in order to search for a new name.
  • Jenny Jumpety - Jenny Jumpety came into Mopatop's Shop in "Jumpety Bumpety" where she wanted to swap skills with Benny Bumpety.
  • Jiggity Jig (performed by Susan Beattie) - Jiggity Jig came into Mopatop's Shop in "No Job Too Small." He is a recycled version of one of the Fazoobs from The Muppet Show.
  • Joseph the Penguin (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Joseph is a penguin who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Granny Knit Wit where he wanted something to deal with his cold. Granny Knit Wit uses her talents to make him a multi-colored coat. He is recycled from a Muppet Show penguin.
  • Kevin Canary (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Kevin is the oldest of Mrs. Canary's chicks. He came into Mopatop's Shop in "The Brave Canary" to look for bravery for his first song. He is a recycled version of a canary seen in The Muppet Show.
  • Kevin Koala (performed by Brian Herring) - Kevin Koala came into Mopatop's Shop in "You Are What You Are" where he was looking for a present for his mother. He is a recycled version of Flora the Koala from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Larry Dinger (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Larry Dinger appeared in "Goodbye". He hosted the last episode of "The Hello & Goodbye Show", but he doesn't have a big goodbye to end it, so he needs a goodbye big enough at Mopatop's Shop to save the day. When none of the Goodbyes are good enough, Mopatop and Puppyduck receive help from Lamont the Sloth, Odd-Job Gerald, the Translator, Roley Moley, Mr. Fisher, Meesey Mouse, Singalotti, the Bouncing Pengolinos, and others. Everyone was enough to help Larry Dinger pull off the biggest goodbye as he takes them to do the goodbye on "The Hello & Goodbye Show." He was recycled from a blue Whatnot Muppet (the same pattern used for the Announcer on the Gene Kelly episode of The Muppet Show, the Time Caster on the third episode of The Jim Henson Hour, among others).
  • Larry the Dog (performed by Brian Herring) - Larry the Dog is an old dog who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Old Dog, New Tricks" in order to learn some new tricks. He is recycled from Lyle the Dog of The Muppet Show.
  • Lazlo the Lion (performed by Brian Herring) - Lazlo the Lion appeared in "Singa Songa." He is a friend of Bradley the Cheetah. He came into Mopatop's Shop when he heard Bradley's song which was dedicated to him and appreciated it. Though Lazlo did wonder who pulled off the lion roars. Bradley and Lazlo then leave to go chase gazelles. In "Moosey's Dream," Lazlo the Lion came into Mopatop's Shop looking for something to complete his dream which was disrupted when a herd of zebras woke him up. Mopatop and Puppyduck subject him to the Dream-On Dream Finishing Machine where the dream shows that a lioness has found Lazlo attractive. He is a recycled version of the lion puppet used for Chuck the Lion and Malcolm the Lion from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Lickety Spit (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Lickety Spit came into Mopatop's Shop in "Teething Trouble" where he wanted new teeth. He is a recycled version of one of the Fazoobs from The Muppet Show.
  • Little Miss Kissy Kiss (performed by Louise Gold) - Little Miss Kissy Kiss is an ostrich who came into Mopatop's Shop in her self-titled episode looking for someone to kiss. When Lamont ends up kissing her, she ends up falling asleep causing Mopatop and Puppyduck to find the right character to give Little Miss Kissy Kiss a kiss that would wake her up. She is a recycled version of the ostrich puppet used for Lydia the Ostrich from Jim Henson's Animal Show and Ms. Henrietta Vanderpreen from Bear in the Big Blue House.
  • Lydon the Lion (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Lydon the Lion came into Mopatop's Shop in "The Perfect Tail" to find a new tail. He is a recycled version of the lion puppet used for Chuck the Lion and Malcolm the Lion from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Mac the Giant - Mac the Giant came into Mopatop's Shop in "Mac and the Lollystalk" to look for giant beans.
  • Magic Teeny (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Magic Teeny is a small genie who appeared in the episode "The Magic Teeny" when Puppyduck accidentally dusted off his lamp. Magic Teeny is a recycled version of Philo from Fraggle Rock.
  • Mama Moo-Cha-Cha (performed by Susan Beattie) - Mama Moo-Cha-Cha is a female pig who came to Mopatop's Shop in "Spaghetti Tree".
  • Manny and Minnie (performed by Brian Herring and Susan Beattie) - Two rabbit siblings who came into Mopatop's Shop in "A Secret" in order to find a place to keep Minnie's secret.
  • Mansell Monkey (performed by Brian Herring) - He came into Mopatop's Shop in "The Big Bicycle Race" to find a way to win a bicycle race. He is a recycled version of Quongo the Gorilla from The Muppet Show.
  • Marcie the Tooth Fairy - Marcie came into Mopatop's Shop in "Mr. Philling's Teeth in order to deal with the problems of the magic teeth that Mr. Philling brought into the shop."
  • Marsha Mouldylocks (performed by Louise Gold) - Marsha Mouldylocks is a lion actress who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Mouldylocks and the Three Pears" to look for stuff for her play. She is a recycled version of the lion puppet used for Chuck the Lion and Malcolm the Lion on Jim Henson's Animal Show, but with a green woman wig.
  • Mary the Gorilla (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Mary is a gorilla who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Hairy Princess" where she wanted to be a princess. She is a recycled version of the gorilla puppet used for Lenny the Gorilla and Gilda the Gorilla from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
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  • Mickey the Monkey (performed by Brian Herring) - Mickey the Monkey came into Mopatop's Shop in "Mischievous Monkey" where he sends Mopatop and Puppyduck on a wild goose chase to find a clock that doesn't tell time. He then proceeds to pass himself as Mopatop and sends Fred Forget-It away while taking his banana. Barry the Spider (who was playing poker with Moosey Mouse's parents) learned from Moosey about what just happened and was able to set him straight as Mickey leaves with Fred Forget-It and his Banana. He is a recycled version of Hector the Spider Monkey from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Midip (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - An imaginary friend who came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode to look for a friend. Midip ends up making friends with Becka Bicker. He is a recycled version of an Inkspot from Fraggle Rock.
  • Mighty Mongoose (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Mighty Mongoose is a mongoose superhero who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Gluey Gloop" to replace her old cape.
  • Miss Corner (performed by Susan Beattie) - Miss Corner is a gorilla who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Nowhere for a Square" where Puppyduck accidentally ordered her circles instead of squares. She is a recycled version of Quongo the Gorilla from The Muppet Show.
  • Miss Leaf (performed by Susan Beattie) - Miss Leaf is a mole who came into Mopatop's Shop in "The Seed" looking for a plant only to learn that Mr. Seed had already bought the last one. They ended up planting the seed which turned into a plant, but Miss Leaf wanted another seed anyway. She is a recycled version of Magda the Mole from Muppets Tonight.
  • Mmmrrr (performed by Alison McGowan) - She came to Mopatop's Shop in the episode "Whoop Mmmrrr Zingading" where she and Whoop want to buy a Zingading. She is a recycled version of a Blue Frackle from The Muppet Show.
  • Mo Momo (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Mo Momo came into Mopatop's Shop in "Mouse Count" to look for three more toy mice to add to his toy mouse collection. He is a recycled version of Icky No-No from Muppet Time.
  • Monty the Gorilla (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Monty is a gorilla who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Monty's Fuzzy Wuzz" where he wanted to replace his outgrown fuzzy wuzz. He is a recycled version of the gorilla puppet used for Lenny the Gorilla and Gilda the Gorilla from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Mr. Curly Twirly (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Mr. Curly Twirly was a customer in the episode "Wind." Before he can say what he was looking for, the wind that Puppyduck accidentally unleashed blows his hat off his head. Puppyduck helps him catch and he decides that he will come back after they have captured the wind. He is a recycled version of an unnamed purple monster from The Muppet Christmas Carol (where he was paired with the Beggar on Crutch) and Muppet Treasure Island (where he appeared as a pirate) as well as seen on the cover of "Kermit Learns How Computers Work" (with Brool the Minstrel and Kermit the Frog) and in The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss episode "There's Nothing To Fear In Here" as the Fiff-A-Ma-Toze.
  • Mr. Easy Peasy (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Mr. Easy Peasy came into Mopatop's Shop in "Easy Peasy" looking for something hard to do. His puppet is a recycled version of an unnamed monster (later named Pokey on the "Muppet Takeover" episode of The Today Show) that appeared in the Prince episode of Muppets Tonight during the "Tales from the Vet" segment.
  • Mr. Fisher (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Mr. Fisher is a fisherman who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Fishing" to get supplies for his fishing trip. In "Flower the Leader," Mr. Fisher came to Mopatop's Shop when his Follow the Leader Flowers give him some trouble. In "Goodbye," Mr. Fisher came into Mopatop's Shop to help give Larry Dinger a big goodbye for the final episode of "The Hello & Goodbye Show." He is a recycled version of Icky No-No from Muppet Time.
  • Mr. Grizzle (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Mr. Grizzle came into Mopatop's Shop in "Mr. Grizzle's Laugh" where he was looking for a good laugh. He is a recycled version of a Gray Frackle from The Muppet Show.
  • Mr. Holiday (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - He came into Mopatop's Shop in "No Sea" complaining that a mountain was in a do-it-yourself beach kit. He was able to trade it with Ms. Trekker who had the opposite problem. His puppet is a recycled version of an unnamed monster (later named Pokey on the "Muppet Takeover" episode of The Today Show) that appeared in the Prince episode of Muppets Tonight during the "Tales from the Vet" segment.
  • Mr. Hoofit (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Mr. Hoofit came into Mopatop's Shop in "Dancin' in the Shop" to sell some dances. He is a recycled version of Mudwell the Mudbunny from Fraggle Rock.
  • Mr. Philling - Mr. Philling came into Mopatop's Shop in "Mr. Philling's Teeth" where he arrives with a selection of magic teeth.
  • Mr. Puniverse (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Mr. Puniverse came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode where he helps Mopatop move a mountain in a box and gets carried way tidying the shop. He was recycled from a pink Whatnot from Muppets Tonight.
  • Mr. Seed (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - He was a customer in the episode "The Seed." Mr. Seed is a recycled version of Murray the Minstrel from Fraggle Rock.
  • Mr. Warble (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Mr. Warble is a turkey who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Animal Choir" to look for an animal choir, but the last animal choir was given to Carol Croon. So Mopatop and Puppyduck end up helping Mr. Warble find a different choir for him. He is a recycled version of the Christmas Turkey from A Muppet Family Christmas.
  • Mr. Warthog (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Mr. Warthog came into Mopatop's Shop in the episode "Flowers" to buy some flowers that say "Thank You, Mom." Mr. Warthog is a recycled version of the warthog puppet that was used for Bernice the Warthog and Warren the Warthog in Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Mrs. Chicken (performed by Brian Herring) - Mrs. Chicken came into Mopatop's Shop in "Flowers" to return a flower that says "Thank You Mom." She is recycled from one of the chickens of The Muppet Show.
  • Mrs. Crochety - Mrs. Crochety came into Mopatop's Shop in "Silly Things" where her clock won't tell time.
  • Mrs. Crocodile (performed by Brian Herring) - Mrs. Crocodile came into Mopatop's Shop in the episode "Mud" where she was looking for a swamp. She is a recycled version of the crocodile puppet used for Sly the Crocodile and Frankie the Crocodile from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Mrs. Dragon - Mrs. Dragon is a scatterbrained dragon who came into Mopatop's Shop in "What's in an Egg" where an egg with a fire picture on it is suspected to be one of her eggs.
  • Mrs. Flibbertigibbet (performed by Susan Beattie) - Mrs. Flibbertigibbet is an English Springer Spaniel that came into Mopatop's Shop in "Bright Ideas" where she was looking for an idea. She is a recycled version of Terri Springer from Dog City.
  • Mrs. Flower (performed by Susan Beattie) - Mrs. Flower is a lilac that came into Mopatop's Shop in "Smells" because she was supposed to order a flower smell but she mistakenly got a fishy smell. Mopatop and Puppyduck had to use a special machine to exchange her smell with Mr. Fish's smell. She is a recycled version of one of the flowers on The Muppet Show.
  • Mrs. Fox (performed by Susan Beattie) - Mrs. Fox came into Mopatop's Shop in "Hop for the Shop" when she heard a hopping sound. She is a recycled version of Virginia the Red Fox from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Mrs. Hyena - Mrs. Hyena came into Mopatop's Shop in "Lots of Laughs" in search of a new laugh. She is a recycled version of Lazlo the Hyena from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Mrs. Loopy - Mrs. Loopy came into Mopatop's Shop in "Mouse Count" where she needs two more circles.
  • Mrs. Tiger (performed by Susan Beattie) - Mrs. Tiger came into Mopatop's Shop in "Something Special" where she was looking for a special gift for her daughter Tammy. She is a recycled version of Butch the Tiger from The Muppet Show.
  • Mrs. Warthog (performed by Susan Beattie) - Mrs. Warthog came into Mopatop's Shop in "Ants" where she was looking for a birthday cake for her son Wendell. Mrs. Warthog is recycled version of the warthog puppet that was used for Bernice the Warthog and Warren the Warthog in Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Ms. Trekker (performed by Susan Beattie) - Ms. Trekker came into Mopatop's shop in "No Sea" complaining that a mountain was in a do-it-yourself mountain kit. She was able to trade it with Mr. Holiday who had the opposite problem. Ms. Trekker is a recycled version of Murray the Minstrel from Fraggle Rock.
  • Nellie Penguin (performed by Susan Beattie) - She appeared in "Hug a Bug" where Mopatop offered the viewer a pair of green wellies which actually belonged to Nellie Penguin. She is a recycled version of one of the members of Nicky Napoleon and his Emperor Penguins of Jim Henson's Little Muppet Monsters.
  • Nick and Rob - Nick and Rob are robbers who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Robbers in the Shop" where they steal from each other.
  • Omar the Owl (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Omar the Owl is engaged to Shula the Shark. He came into Mopatop's Shop in "Sea Tree House" to look for a house that would be suitable for them. Omar is a recycled version of the owl puppet that was used for Hillary the Owl and Timothy the Owl seen in Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Pappy Popper - Pappy Popper came into Mopatop's Shop in "Pop Star" where he was looking for a new pop sound. He is a recycled version of Icky No-No from Muppet Time.
  • Penguin-Leg Pete (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Penguin-Leg Pete is a dog pirate who has a penguin for a leg. He came into Mopatop's Shop in "Penguins, Pegs, and Pirates" where he wanted a different leg since his penguin leg keeps going into every water it sees and Penguin-Leg Pete can't swim. He is arecycled version of Black Dog from Muppet Treasure Island.
  • Penny Pig (performed by Susan Beattie) - Penny Pig came into Mopatop's Shop in "Wind" looking for something to dry off her dress after she had fallen into a puddle.
  • Pickey Mickey (performed by Brian Herring) - Pickey Mickey is a bug who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Hug a Bug" looking for an icky mud pie. His design was similar to one of the Inkspots of Fraggle Rock, but has beady eyes and glasses replacing bulgy eyes.
  • Pink Monster (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - The Pink Monster appeared at Mopatop's Shop in "You Are What You Are" where she wanted to be green and swapped colors with a Green Monster. Both of them weren't pleased so they were given spots of the colors they wanted. The Pink Monster is a recycled version of one of the Fazoobs from The Muppet Show.
  • Pippa Pepper (performed by Susan Beattie) - Pippa Pepper came to Mopatop's Shop in "Teasy Sneezy" where she tried to help Teasy Sneezy sneeze with an "AH-CHOO". She is a recycled version of Begoony from Fraggle Rock.
  • Princess (performed by Alison McGowan) - In "Moosey's Dream," Mopatop and Puppyduck use the Dream On Dream Finishing Machine on a flower where it was shown that this unnamed dog princess was going to choose it to put in its hair. She is a recycled version of the Afghan Hound from The Muppet Show.
  • Princess Lulabelle (performed by Louise Gold) - Princess Lulabelle is a lusty princess who visitied Mopatop's Shop in her self-titled episode. She is a recycled version of Shakey Sanchez from The Muppet Show.
  • Princess Trudie (performed by Alison McGowan) - She came to Mopatop's Shop in "Cinderfella" looking for a prince to fit a nose ring to Cinderfella. Her design is very similar to one of the Whozits of The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss, but her eyes are different and she has curly hair, a dress, and tiara.
  • Professor Hugh Mungous (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Professor Hugh Mungous is an inventor who came into Mopatop's Shop in "The Bigulator" where he had invented the Bigulator and wanted to sell it to Mopatop. He is a redesigned version of Anthony from The Jim Henson Hour.
  • Rabbit (performed by Brian Herring) - An unnamed rabbit that came into Mopatop's Shop in "Hop for the Shop" looking for a round thing to be a component for his trampoline. This puppet would later be used as Jack Rabbit on Kermit's Swamp Years.
  • Rex the Rattlesnake (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Rex the Rattlesnake came into Mopatop's Shop in "No Job Too Small" to look for a new rattle. He is a recycled version of the rattlesnake puppet used for Victor the Rattlesnake and Kiki the Rattlesnake from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Roley Moley (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - A mole who came looking for materials for a sign, a fence, and a garden in "This Way to the Garden." In "Goodbye," Roley Moley came into Mopatop's Shop to help give Larry Dinger a big goodbye for the final episode of "The Hello & Goodbye Show." She is a recycled version of Magda the Mole from Muppets Tonight.
  • Royal Tailor - The Royal Tailor came into Mopatop's Shop in "Clothes Fit for a King" in order to find the right material to make the clothes for the king.
  • Rude Dude (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Rude Dude is a mean customer who makes too much noise in his self-titled episode. He is a recycled version of Beastie from Fraggle Rock.
  • Rudy Monster (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Rudy Monster came into Mopatop's Shop in the episode "Hiccups" to look for hiccups. Rudy Monster is a recycled version of Mudwell the Mudbunny from Fraggle Rock.
  • Scary Mary (performed by Louise Gold) - Scary Mary is a canary who appeared in "How Scary is That?" where Corky Stalky tried to buy a hat so he can scare her. She is a recycled version of a generic canary seen in The Muppet Show.
  • Sea Monster (performed by Brian Herring) - In "Ship Ahoy," a Sea Monster was one of the items offered to Captain Woof. He is a recycled version of the Luncheon Counter Monster from The Muppet Show.
  • Sebert the Sea Lion (performed by Brian Herring) - Sebert the Sea Lion came into Mopatop's Shop in "Penguins, Pegs, and Pirates" where he wanted to replace his wooden peg leg with a new pet that he can play with. He is a recycled version of Slick the Sea Lion from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • See Me Not - He came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode to buy a See Me so that he could be visible.
  • Shula the Shark (performed by Louise Gold) - Shula the Shark is engaged to Omar the Owl. She came into Mopatop's Shop in "Sea Tree House" to find a house that would be suitable for both of them. She is a recycled version of the shark puppet use for a generic shark in The Muppet Show and Achilles the Shark in Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Silly Stephen - Silly Stephen came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode to look for a silly face.
  • Simon the Snail - Simon the Snail appeared in "Flea Power" where he was one of the items that Mopatop offered to the viewer. In "Home Sweet Home," he comes into Mopatop's Shop to look for a new home. He is a recycled version of the snail puppet that appeared in The Tale of the Bunny Picnic.
  • Singalotti (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - An Italian opera singer who came into Mopatop's Shop in the episode "Singalotti" to find a partner to sing with him. In "Goodbye," Singalotti came into Mopatop's Shop to help give Larry Dinger a big goodbye for the final episode of "The Hello & Goodbye Show." He is a recycled and redressed version of Blustering Bellowpane Monster from Fraggle Rock.
  • Sir Gooseberry (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Sir Gooseberry is a knight who came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode to look for a dragon to fight. His puppet was very similar to a green Whozit from The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss.
  • Soaring Selene - Soaring Salene is a stoat who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Flying Carpet" to look for a flying carpet. She is a recycled version of Stella the Stoat from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Sniffly Wiffler (performed by Brian Herring) - The Sniffly Wiffler came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode looking for smells that he has never smelled before. The Sniffly Wiffler is a recycled version of Dooley the Armadillo from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Tallulah Twinketoes - Tallulah Twinkletoes is a ballerina who came into Mopatop's Shop in "Runaway Socks" to buy some socks.
  • Teasy Sneezy (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Teasy Sneezy came into Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode looking for a way to sneeze. He is a recycled version of the Luncheon Counter Monster from The Muppet Show.
  • Tickly Tummy (performed by Susan Beattie) - Tickly Tummy appeared during the intro of "Fast Fun" where Mopatop tickles his tummy. He is a recycled version of an Inkspot from Fraggle Rock.
  • Thistle (performed by Susan Beattie) - Thistle is a plant that appears in the episode "Flowers" where Moosey Mouse gives her advice so that everyone else wouldn't overlook her. She is a recycled version of one of the flowers from The Muppet Show.
  • The Three Pansies - These three flowers sang "Three Is Best" in the episode "Three Sale".
  • The Three Pleases - The Three Pleases are three creatures who appeared on the desk in "Three Sale". They are recycled versions of the Inskpots from Fraggle Rock.
  • Tickleme - Tickleme came into Mopatop's Shop in "What's in a Name" in order to search for a new name.
  • The Translator - The translator came into Mopatop's Shop in "Goodbye" to help give Larry Dinger a big goodbye for the final episode of "The Hello & Goodbye Show." She is recycled from one of the forest creatures seen in the "Kokomo" music video.
  • Trevor the Pig (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Trevor the Pig came into Mopatop's Shop in "Nodding Off" looking for a good night sleep when his pet canary Gary has been keeping him up at night. He is a recycled version of Snorty from Muppets Tonight.
  • Trousers (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - He appeared in "Smart Trousers" where he can't find everyone to buy him, even when he chases customers around the shop shouting "Try me on!"
  • Upsy Daisy (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - Upsy Daisy is an inventing opossum who installed an upside down button in Mopatop's Shop in the episode "Upsy Daisy." She is recycled from one of the forest creatures seen in the "Kokomo" music video.
  • Vanilla Gorilla - Vanilla Gorilla came into Mopatop's Shop in "Ice Screams" where he gives Mopatop and Puppyduck a machine that makes ice cream in any flavor. He is a recycled version of the gorilla puppet used for Lenny the Gorilla and Gilda the Gorilla from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Vulture (performed by Brian Herring) - This unnamed Vulture came into Mopatop's Shop in "No Mice for Sale" where he was looking for something small and furry. He is a recycled version of Guffrey the Vulture from Jim Henson's Animal Show.
  • Weirdy Beardy - Weirdy Beardy came to Mopatop's Shop in his self-titled episode into look for a new beard.
  • Wendell Wizard (performed by Brian Herring) - A magician lizard who restores Mopatop and Puppyduck to normal after they had been turned into pigs in "The Wizard's Wand." He is a recycled and redressed version of Lenny the Lizard from The Muppet Show.
  • Whoop (performed by Susan Beattie) - She came to Mopatop's Shop in the episode "Whoop Mmmrrr Zingading" where she and Mmmrrr want to buy a Zingading. She is a recycled version of the Pink Frackle from The Muppet Show.
  • Worry Wart (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - The Worry Wart came into Mopatop's Shop in the episode "Worries" when he had a worry problem. He is a recycled version of an Inkspot from Fraggle Rock.
  • Young Monster (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - The Young Monster came into Mopatop's Shop in "Surprise" to look for something interesting. He is a recycled version of Icky No-No from Muppet Time.
  • Zeke (performed by Brian Herring) - Zeke appeared in the episode "Singa Songa" as one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers. He is a recycled version of Droop from The Muppet Show.
  • Zelda (performed by Susan Beattie) - Zelda appeared in the episode "Grand Slam" where she learns not to vent her rage from slamming doors. She is a recycled version of a Pink Frackle from The Muppet Show.

Items[edit]

  • Clickety Clickers - They are seen in "Home Sweet Home" when Mopatop offers them to the viewers. They are a recycled version of two of the Muppaphone puppets from The Muppet Show.
  • Dan's (performed by Brian Herring and Susan Beattie) - The Dan's appear in the episode "Dancin' in the Shop" as one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers. They are a recycled version of the aliens from The Muppet Show.
  • Diddly-Dums (performed by Brian Herring) - They appeared in the episode "Singalotti" as one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers.
  • Dings - They appeared in the episode "No Mice for Sale" as one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers. They are a recycled version of two of the Muppaphone puppets from The Muppet Show.
  • Grunt Bag - A Grunt Bag appeared in "Hop for the Shop" where it was one of the items offered to the viewer by Mopatop. It is a recycled version of a Grunt Bag from The Ghost of Faffner Hall.
  • Jabbering Jars (performed by Susan Beattie and Brian Herring) - They are seen in the episode "The Flying Chicken" as one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers. They are a recycled version of two of the Muppaphone puppets from The Muppet Show.
  • La-Ti-Da (performed by Susan Beattie) - She appeared in the introduction to the episode "Flatcap Frankie's Shop" as one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers. She was recycled from a magenta Whatnot from The Muppet Show.
  • Nincompoop (performed by Nigel Plaskitt) - He appeared in "Wrong Ringer" as one of the items Mopatop offers to the viewer. He is a recycled version of Droop from The Muppet Show.
  • Shouting Yelly (performed by Brian Herring) - Shouting Yelly appears in the episode "Trouble with a Puddle" where it was one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers. It is a recycled version of the Muppaphones from "The Muppet Show."
  • Sigh (performed by Susan Beattie) - Sigh appears in the episode "Whispers" where it was one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers. It is a recycled version of one of the Muppaphone puppets from The Muppet Show.
  • Sneezes - They appeared in the episode "Ship Ahoy" where it was one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers. They are a recycled version of two of the Mupphaphone puppets from The Muppet Show.
  • Whispering Log (performed by Victoria Willing) - A log that appeared in "Musical Sounds" where it was one of the items offered to the viewers by Mopatop. She is a recycled version of a log from episode 2822 of Sesame Street.
  • Wowers (performed by Alison McGowan and Susan Beattie) - The Wowers appeared in the episode "Thank You" as one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers. They are recycled versions of the Muppaphones from The Muppet Show.
  • Ziggity Zest - Ziggity Zest appeared in the episode "A Secret" as one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers where Ziggity Zest was getting dressed. He is a recycled version of Droop from The Muppet Show.
  • Zingading (performed by Brian Herring) - He appeared in the episode "Whoop Mmmrrr Zingading" as one of the items that Mopatop offers to the viewers. He is recycled from a green Whozit from The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss.

Released episodes[edit]

  • "Animal Choir": Mr. Warble wants to buy an animal choir, but Mopatop and Puppyduck sold the last one to Carol Croon. So Mopatop and Puppyduck try to find another choir for him to purchase. (Cameo: A Turkey, Paul the Pelican, a Sheep, a Chicken, a Penguin, Morton the Beaver, Sandy the Giant Otter)
  • "Flatcap Frankie's Shop": A monster named Flatcap Frankie wants something special...a shop. But the only one Mopatop has to offer is his own shop! (Cameo: Flower-Eating Monster)
  • "Goodbye": It's the final "Hello & Goodbye Show" on TV, but retiring host Larry Dinger doesn't have a big goodbye to end the show. Will a goodbye be big enough at Mopatop's Shop in order to save the day? (Cameo: Four Frackles, Droop, Lenny the Lizard, Murray the Minstrel, Begoony, Beastie, Blustering Bellowpane Monster, Penguins, Icky No-No, Lenny the Gorilla)
  • "Grand Slam": Bad-tempered Zelda learns not to vent her rage by slamming doors. (Cameo: A pink Frackle)
  • "Hairy Fairy": Mary the Gorilla comes in wearing a pink tutu, and announces that she wants to be a fairy princess. Written by Sally-Ann Lever. (Cameo: Lenny the Gorilla, Leapovitch the Frog)
  • "Hiccups": Rudy Monster would like to have hiccups. He has never tried it before and even his goldfish has had it. (Cameo: Mudwell the Mudbunny, Lenny the Gorilla)
  • "Mattresses": Daphne Dreamer cannot get to sleep because her mattress is full of sleep, and it soon becomes clear all the mattresses in the shop are full as well. (Cameo: A Whozit, Hillary the Owl)
  • "Moon Dreams": Space alien Clicksnizz has lost his dream and wants to buy a new one. (Cameo: Begoony)
  • "No Mice For Sale": A vulture wants to buy some mice. (Cameo: Guffrey the Vulture, the Muppaphone)
  • "Nowhere For a Square": Mrs. Corner loves squares so she had ordered a lot of them. However Puppyduck had ordered circles by mistake. She let her be talked into loving circles by Puppyduck. (Cameo: Quongo)
  • "Princess Lulabelle": Princess Lulabelle looks for a frog to kiss and turn into a prince. Moosey Mouse hopes to get in the way of her kisses and become the prince himself. Written by Sally-Ann Lever. (Cameo: Shakey Sanchez, Leapovitch the Frog)
  • "Rude Dude": A loud abrasive customer named Rude Dude invades the shop, and speaks so loudly that he frightens the Fuzzlies that Mrs. Carey-Sharey has brought in. He wants to buy a Fuzzly, but he has to learn to speak quietly or they won't come to him. Written by Mellie Buse. (Cameos: Wander McMooch, Beastie)
  • "Singa Songa": Bradley Cheetah wants to find a perfect song for his friend Lazlo the Lion. (Cameos: Chuck the Lion, Swifty the Cheetah, Droop)
  • "Singalotti": Italian opera star Singalotti comes to the shop to find a partner to sing with. Puppyduck and Moosey hope to be Singalotti's partner, but he insists that the partner must be small, green, round and leafy. Written by Sally-Ann Lever. (Cameo: Blustering Bellowpane Monster)
  • "Surprise Party": Bonnie the Bunny is throwing a party, and she buys decorations, food and party clothes. It turns out that she hasn't invited anybody, so they decide to throw the party in the shop. Written by Sally-Ann Lever.
  • "This Way to the Garden": Roly Moley buys a sign that points the way to his garden, and then a fence to put around it. Then Roly Moley comes back to buy the garden. Written by Jocelyn Stevenson.
  • "Three Sale": There is a three sale in the shop today, meaning everything comes in threes and you get three of whatever you want. (Cameo: Birds, Pigeons, Inkspots, Captain Pighead, Artie Springer)
  • "Trouble with a Puddle": Ozzie the Squid has new wellington boots, and he wants a puddle to splash in. Mopatop doesn't think he can help...until he sees that Moosey's bathwater is leaking down into the shop. Written by Sally-Ann Lever.
  • "Upsy-Daisy": Upsy Daisy, a possum inventor, installs a button that turns the shop upside down whenever it is pressed. The button sticks, so she comes back to fix it and return the shop to its regular position. Written by Jocelyn Stevenson.
  • "The Wizard's Wand": Mopatop finds a wand that belongs to Wendell Wizard. Apparently the wand turns everyone into pigs until Wendell shows up and turns them back to normal. Written by Jocelyn Stevenson. (Cameo: Randy Pig, Lenny the Lizard, a Penguin)

Episode list[edit]

Series 1 (1999–2000)[edit]

  1. Wrong Ringer - 1 May 1999
  2. This Way to the Garden - 8 May 1999 - Roly Moley buys a sign that points the way to his garden, and then a fence to put around it. Then Roly Moley comes back to buy the garden.
  3. Flea Power - 15 May 1999
  4. Hop for the Shop -
  5. Hiccups - 22 May 1999 - Rudy Monster would like to have hiccups. He has never tried it before and even his goldfish has had it.
  6. Ghosts - 29 May 1999
  7. Upsy Daisy - 5 June 1999 - Upsy Daisy, a possum inventor, installs a button that turns the shop upside down whenever it is pressed. The button sticks, so she comes back to fix it and return the shop to its regular position.
  8. Worries - 12 June 1999
  9. Trouble with a Puddle - 19 June 1999 - Ozzie the Squid has new wellington boots, and he wants a puddle to splash in. Mopatop doesn't think he can help...until he sees that Moosey's bathwater is leaking down into the shop.
  10. Horns - 26 June 1999
  11. No Mice for Sale - 3 July 1999 - A vulture wants to buy some mice.
  12. The Seed - 10 July 1999
  13. No Job Too Small - 17 July 1999
  14. Moon Dreams - 24 July 1999 - Space alien Clicksnizz has lost his dream and wants to buy a new one.
  15. The Wizard’s Wand - 31 July 1999 - Mopatop finds a wand that belongs to Wendell Wizard. Apparently the wand turns everyone into pigs until Wendell shows up and turns them back to normal.
  16. The Whizzy - 7 August 1999
  17. Nowhere for a Square - 14 August 1999 - Mrs. Corner loves squares so she had ordered a lot of them. However Puppyduck had ordered circles by mistake. She let her be talked into loving circles by Puppyduck.
  18. Grand Opening - 21 August 1999
  19. Shake-a-Shake - 28 August 1999
  20. Mr. Grizzle's Laugh - 4 September 1999
  21. Nothing - 11 September 1999
  22. Teething Trouble - 18 September 1999
  23. Simply Sorry - 25 September 1999
  24. Monty's Fuzzy Wuzz - 2 October 1999
  25. Ants - 9 October 1999
  26. Something Special - 16 October 1999
  27. Singa Songa - 30 October 1999 - Bradley Cheetah wants to find a perfect song for his friend Lazlo the Lion.
  28. The Hairy Fairy - 4 November 1999 - Mary the Gorilla comes in wearing a pink tutu, and announces that she wants to be a fairy princess
  29. Whispers - 6 November 1999
  30. Nodding Off - 13 November 1999
  31. Flowers - 20 November 1999
  32. Home Sweet Home - 4 December 1999
  33. Ship Ahoy - 11 December 1999
  34. You Are What You Are - 18 December 1999
  35. The Do-What-I-Say - 8 January 2000
  36. Bright Ideas - 15 January 2000
  37. Surprise Party - 22 January 2000 Bonnie the Bunny is throwing a party, and she buys decorations, food and party clothes. It turns out that she hasn't invited anybody, so they decide to throw the party in the shop.
  38. Musical Sounds - 29 January 2000
  39. Surprises - 5 February 2000
  40. The Perfect Tail - 12 February 2000
  41. Cock-A-Doodle Bee - 19 February 2000
  42. The Happy Flapper - 26 February 2000
  43. No Sea - 4 March 2000
  44. Easy Peasy - 11 March 2000
  45. Thingamajig - 18 March 2000
  46. Wind - 1 April 2000
  47. The Brave Canary - 8 April 2000
  48. The Flying Chicken - 15 April 2000
  49. Warm Snow - 22 April 2000
  50. The Magic Teeny - 29 April 2000
  51. Cold Feet - 6 May 2000
  52. A Secret - 20 May 2000
  53. The Sniffly Whiffler - 27 May 2000
  54. Singalotti - 3 June 2000 - Italian opera star Singalotti comes to the shop to find a partner to sing with. Puppyduck and Moosey hope to be Singalotti's partner, but he insists that the partner must be small, green, round and leafy.
  55. The Big Bicycle Race - 10 June 2000
  56. Swapsies - 17 June 2000
  57. Dancin' in the Shop - 24 June 2000
  58. Fine the Way You Are - 1 July 2000
  59. The Fly - 8 July 2000
  60. Go Slow - 15 July 2000
  61. Fast Fun - 22 July 2000
  62. Mud - 29 July 2000
  63. Fishing - 5 August 2000
  64. Teasy Sneezy - 12 August 2000
  65. Whistles - 19 August 2000

Series 2 (2000–2002)[edit]

  1. Where's the Blue Paint? - 2 September 2000
  2. Princess Lulabelle - 9 September 2000 - Princess Lulabelle looks for a frog to kiss and turn into a prince. Moosey Mouse hopes to get in the way of her kisses and become the prince himself.
  3. Light Up My Life - 16 September 2000
  4. Meesy Mouse - 23 September 2000
  5. Mervyn Muddle! - 7 October 2000
  6. Whatever Next? - 14 October 2000
  7. The Gobbledegook - 21 October 2000
  8. Sea Tree House - 28 October 2000
  9. Pop Star - 4 November 2000
  10. Hug a Bug - 11 November 2000
  11. Doctor Zuckermonster - 18 November 2000
  12. The Neenoo - 25 November 2000
  13. Helping Hands - 2 December 2000
  14. Tweet! Roar! - 9 December 2000
  15. Flying Carpet - 16 December 2000
  16. Rosey Nosey! - 6 January 2001
  17. The Grumblegrouch - 3 February 2001
  18. Weirdy Beardy - 10 February 2001
  19. Splish! Splosh! Splat! - 17 February 2001
  20. Magic Cakes! - 24 February 2001
  21. Feathers - 3 March 2001
  22. Hidey Seekies - 17 March 2001
  23. Rude Dude - 31 March 2001 - A loud abrasive customer named Rude Dude invades the shop, and speaks so loudly that he frightens the Fuzzlies that Mrs. Carey-Sharey has brought in. He wants to buy a Fuzzly, but he has to learn to speak quietly or they won't come to him.
  24. Bath Buddy - 7 April 2001
  25. I Want to Be a Unicorn - 14 April 2001
  26. The Do Wah Be Do - 28 April 2001
  27. Hair! Hair! Everywhere! - 5 May 2001
  28. Smells - 12 May 2001
  29. One of Those Days - 19 May 2001
  30. The Flootle Toot - 26 May 2001
  31. Ears - 2 June 2001
  32. Ducky Dog - 9 June 2001
  33. Robbers in the Shop - 16 June 2001
  34. The See Me Not - 23 June 2001
  35. Runaway Socks - 30 June 2001
  36. The Gobbledegook - 7 July 2001
  37. A Shopping Trip - 14 July 2001
  38. Keys - 21 July 2001
  39. Real Cool Shoes - 28 July 2001
  40. Nellie the Belly Dancer - 4 August 2001
  41. What's in an Egg? - 11 August 2001
  42. Rumble! Rumble! - 18 August 2001
  43. Magic Rabbit - 25 August 2001
  44. Silly Stephen - 1 September 2001
  45. Mouldylocks and the Three Pears - 8 September 2001
  46. How Scary Is That? - 15 September 2001
  47. Sir Gooseberry - 22 September 2001
  48. Bruno Butterfingers - 6 October 2001
  49. Thinking Caps - 13 October 2001
  50. Hullabaloo - 20 October 2001
  51. Little Miss Kissy Kiss - 27 October 2001
  52. Puppyduck’s Granny - 3 November 2001
  53. Flower the Leader - 10 November 2001
  54. Backwards Forwards - 17 November 2001
  55. Stuck In a Bucket - 24 November 2001
  56. Load of Old Rubbish - 1 December 2001
  57. Ice Screams! - 8 December 2001
  58. Mirror Mirror - 15 December 2001
  59. Mac and the Lollystalk - 29 December 2001
  60. The Bigulator - 5 January 2002
  61. Mouse Count - 12 January 2002
  62. Snores - 19 January 2002
  63. Flatcap Frankie's Shop - 2 February 2002 - A monster named Flatcap Frankie wants something special....a shop. But the only one Mopatop has to offer is his own shop!
  64. Midip - 7 February 2002
  65. Dream the Dream - 9 February 2002

Series 3 (2002-2003)[edit]

  1. Mopatop of the Pops - 16 February 2002
  2. Bad Leaf Day - 23 February 2002
  3. Ali Doolally - 2 March 2002
  4. Humdinger - 9 March 2002
  5. Jumpety Bumpety - 16 March 2002
  6. Clothes Fit for a King - 6 April 2002
  7. Lots of Laughs - 13 April 2002
  8. Spic and Span - 20 April 2002
  9. Silly Things - 27 April 2002
  10. Mischievous Monkey - 4 May 2002
  11. Color Me Mopatop - 11 May 2002
  12. I've Got Plenty of Muffin - 18 May 2002
  13. Mr. Philling's Teeth - 1 June 2002
  14. Mr. Puniverse - 8 June 2002
  15. Spaghetti Tree - 22 June 2002
  16. Cinderfella - 29 June 2002
  17. Penguins Pegs & Pirates - 6 July 2002
  18. Smart Trousers - 13 July 2002
  19. Whoop Mrrr Zingading - 20 July 2002
  20. Big Game - 27 July 2002
  21. Rigid Robot - 3 August 2002
  22. Quick March - 10 August 2002
  23. Penguins - 31 August 2002
  24. What's in a Name - 7 September 2002
  25. Stan the One Man Band - 14 September 2002
  26. Chattering Charlie - 21 September 2002
  27. Animal Choir - 28 September 2002 - Mr. Warble wants to buy an animal choir, but Mopatop and Puppyduck sold the last one to Carol Croon. So Mopatop and Puppyduck try to find another choir for him to purchase.
  28. Bouncing Pengolinos - 5 October 2002
  29. Heebie Jeebie - 12 October 2002
  30. The Orange & The Sporange - 19 October 2002
  31. Mattresses - 26 October 2002 - Daphne Dreamer cannot get to sleep because her mattress is full of sleep, and it soon becomes clear all the mattresses in the shop are full as well.
  32. The Toadstool's Always Fresher - 2 November 2002
  33. Voices - 9 November 2002
  34. Three Sale - 16 November 2002 - There is a three sale in the shop today, meaning everything comes in threes and you get three of whatever you want.
  35. Fish out of Water - 23 November 2002
  36. Keep Fit - 7 December 2002
  37. Old Dog, New Tricks - 14 December 2002
  38. Hooray Henry - 21 December 2002
  39. Dragon Breath - 28 December 2002
  40. The Argument - 4 January 2003
  41. An Old Story - 11 January 2003
  42. Wet Wet Wet - 18 January 2003
  43. Tweetentoot - 25 January 2003
  44. Moosey the Pigeon - 8 February 2003
  45. Anything & Everything - 15 February 2003
  46. Knowledgeable Nedra - 22 February 2003
  47. Baddy No No - 8 March 2003
  48. High - 15 March 2003
  49. Fantastic Fancy Outfit - 22 March 2003
  50. Stormy Gust - 29 March 2003
  51. Again Again - 5 April 2003
  52. Oh What a Night - 19 April 2003
  53. Invisible Storage - 26 April 2003
  54. Shadow - 3 May 2003
  55. Worry & Fret - 10 May 2003
  56. A Ah Ee - 17 May 2003
  57. Flower Power - 31 May 2003
  58. Gluey Gloop - 7 June 2003
  59. A Rhyme of My Own - 14 June 2003
  60. Cuddle a Cactus - 21 June 2003
  61. Quickie Slowgo - 28 June 2003
  62. Arabella Angel - 5 July 2003
  63. Snowflake - 12 July 2003
  64. Christmas Tree - 19 July 2003
  65. Thank You - 26 July 2003

Series 4 (2003–2005)[edit]

  1. Party Time - 9 August 2003
  2. Funny Fruit - 16 August 2003
  3. Dun, Dun, Dun - 23 August 2003
  4. Flea Orchestra - 6 September 2003
  5. One Big Eyebrow - 20 September 2003
  6. Fast Furry Five - 27 September 2003
  7. The True Princess - 11 October 2003
  8. A Short Knight - 18October 2003
  9. The Fuzzle Gump - 1 November 2003
  10. Interrupting Cow - 8 November 2003
  11. Fairy Godfather - 15 November 2003
  12. The Big End - 22 November 2003
  13. Bored - 6 December 2003
  14. Smell the Cheese - 13 December 2003
  15. If Wishes Were Fishes - 27 December 2003
  16. Feet Up - 3 January 2004
  17. Big Hand - 10 January 2004
  18. Holly Happyhog - 24 January 2004
  19. Big Bad Pig - 31 January 2004
  20. Feeling Fruity - 7 February 2004
  21. The Hole - 14 February 2004
  22. Babysitting - 21 February 2004
  23. Meesey’s Friend - 28 February 2004
  24. Toy Box - 6 March 2004
  25. Vampy the Buffet Slayer - 13 March 2004
  26. Mopatop’s Birthday - 20 March 2004
  27. Dora the Disco Queen - 3 April 2004
  28. Plunk! - 10 April 2004
  29. Mad Hattie’s Tea Party - 17 April 2004
  30. Granny Knit Wit - 24 April 2004
  31. The Magical Cleaning Machine - 1 May 2004
  32. It’s Only Rock n Roll - 8 May 2004
  33. Live Art - 15 May 2004
  34. The Lightbulb Bug - 5 June 2004
  35. Malvina the Magician - 12 June 2004
  36. Looking Good - 26 June 2004
  37. Under Arrest - 3 July 2004
  38. A Grumpy Carrot -10 July 2004
  39. Jitterbug - 17 July 2004
  40. Mrs. Wishy Washy - 24 July 2004
  41. Jack Out of the Box - 7 August 2004
  42. Finishing Chilly - 14 August 2004
  43. The Pie Piper - 21 August 2004
  44. The Big Banger - 28 August 2004
  45. What a Spectacle! - 4 September 2004
  46. On Your Skates - 11 September 2004
  47. Polishing B’s - 25 September 2004
  48. Mini Holidays - 2 October 2004
  49. The Royal Wave - 9 October 2004
  50. The Lost Temper - 30 October 2004
  51. A Noise for Mr. Racket - 6 November 2004
  52. Little Red Riding Hood - 13 November 2004
  53. Rocky - 27 November 2004
  54. Socks - 11 December 2004
  55. Swap Shop - 8 January 2005
  56. Nosy Parker - 22 January 2005
  57. Grand Slam - 5 February 2005 - Bad-tempered Zelda learns not to vent her rage by slamming doors.
  58. Silly Sausages - 12 February 2005
  59. Moosey’s Dream - 19 February 2005
  60. Pet Chair - 26 February 2005
  61. Odd Job’s New Job - 5 March 2005
  62. Spots - 19 March 2005
  63. Clappers - 9 April 2005
  64. The Great Strawberry Jam Sandwich Crisis - 16 April 2005
  65. Goodbye - 23 April 2005 - It's the final "Hello & Goodbye Show" on TV, but retiring host Larry Dinger doesn't have a big goodbye to end the show. Will a goodbye be big enough at Mopatop's Shop in order to save the day?

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