My Pets: Rat Intro Diaries Final Thoughts & Vlog

If you have not already, click on the links below to check out the previous diary entries in these rat introduction adventures!! Master list of previous entries… Rat Intro Diaries Day 1 Rat Intro Diaries Days 2-3 Rat Intro Diaries Days 4-6 Rat Intro Diaries Days 7-10   You can now also watch the full…

How to Support your local Animal Centres during the Coronavirus Lockdown

Zoos, aquariums, farms, rescue centres, and other animal centres might be closed to the public because of the Coronavirus pandemic, but the animals still need to be fed and cared for by staff every single day. These centres rely on visitor admissions, donations, and supporters to help keep them running, and to pay for the…

My Pets: Rat Intro Diaries Days 7-10

In the last post we left off with the rattos having just moved in to the top half of the big main cage, and they were just settling down for the night. We had a successful free-roam session with them, and while there were a few scuffles, all was going well.   We are now…

Professional: Cat Sitting with Izzy & Elsa

I recently had the pleasure of looking after Izzy & Elsa. These elegant sisters are such a joy to care for, and I love how affectionate they are, especially as their coats are so soft and fluffy!! Luckily for me, these Birman ladies only live across the road from me, which means I am the…

My Pets: Toothless & Shenron

Today, I am really excited to introduce you to two new members of the Fluffy Jellyfish family! Meet Toothless and Shenron… Toothless and Shenron are two adorable little rat kittens that we could not pass up the opportunity of having in our family. After the passing of sweet little Smaug and Drogon, myself and Stuart…

Over the Rainbow Bridge: Drogon

Today I have some sad news to share with you. Drogon, our grumpy old man black rex ratto, has sadly passed away. If you follow me on Twitter, you might have been following my updates on Drogon’s progress. It was like watching what happened to Smaug all over again, and it was devastating to see the…

Professional: Hamster Sitting with Bilbo

Last week I had the pleasure of pet-sitting for the adorable little ball of fluff that is Bilbo Hammins!! Bilbo is a cute little one and a half year old Syrian Hamster. She was beautifully inquisitive, and always poked her wee head out of bed when I visited to check on her. Bilbo is very…

Professional: Puppy Sitting with Ziggy

Last week I had the complete joy of puppy-sitting for the adorable La-Chon (Bichon Frise/Lhasa Apso cross), Ziggy!! Ziggy was such a wonderful little bundle of fun! he was so excitable, and I had a fantastic few hours entertaining him with toys and chases in the garden. He especially loved playing tug of war with…

2019 Reflections & 2020 Goals

Happy New Year! 2020 – a whole new decade. The year of the rat. January always gets me into a reflecting sort of a mood, so I thought I would start off this decade my thinking about how my 2019 went, and making plans for Fluffy Jellyfish in 2020. What happened in 2019? The year…

Professional: Cat Sitting with Bosha & Kasha

This past weekend I got to work on the best job in the world… cat sitting two adorably playful kittens! Bosha and Kasha were so much fun to look after, and I really enjoyed by time playing with them. When they weren’t attacking the mouse toy on the string, my zipper, and my long hair…

Professional: Cat Sitting with Mr T

This past weekend I had the joy of looking after the majestic Mr T!! Mr T  is a Maine Coon, and just a giant bundle of fluffy purring. Mr T was a lovely affectionate cat right from the moment I met him, and I loved a good tummy rub… I think I spent most of…

Over the Rainbow Bridge: Smaug

Today I have some sad news to share with you. Smaug, our little curly agouti rex ratto, sadly passed away. If you follow me on Twitter or Instagram, you might have been following my updates from the vet trips. We never quite found out what was wrong with Smaug, but the most likely cause of…

Professional: Puppy Sitting with Skye

Last week I had the complete joy of puppy-sitting for the adorable Shetland Sheepdog, Skye. Skye was a bundle of fun and fluff and I really enjoyed my time looking after her! She was so much fun to play tug of war with, and chasing her in the garden while she ran about with excitable…

Professional: Cat Sitting with Dita & Dora Take 3

Over the weekend I had the complete joy of looking after Dita & Dora for the third time! If you missed the other blogs, you can check out part 1 and part 2 now! I have really really loved my time looking after these adorable kitties, and I am sad to be leaving Birmingham, as…

Over the Rainbow Bridge: Gamora the Praying Mantis

Today I have some sad news to share with you. Gamora, my beautiful Giant Rainforest Mantis (Hierodula majuscula) passed over the rainbow bridge this week. She was my first ever invertebrate pet, and she was a perfect green lady. I miss her little alien face, and am saddened by her passing. It is, however, nice…

Professional: Cat Sitting with Jiyong

For the past week and a half I have had the pleasure of looking after the beautiful Jiyong! I love my cat-sitting adventures, and this adorable floofball was such a joy to look after. Jiyong was a little shy at first, but over my days of visiting she slowly warmed up to me, even to…

Professional: Cat Sitting with Dita & Dora Take 2

This past week I have had the pleasure of looking after Dita & Dora for the second time! If you missed part 1, you can check it out here. These beautiful black and white sisters are such a joy to look after, and I thought I would share with you a few of the photographs…

Over the Rainbow Bridge: Puff the Magic Ratto

Today I have some sad news to share with you. Puff, our beautiful all white pink-eyed rat baby, passed away a few weeks ago after losing a battle with a nasty respiratory infection. Sadly, respiratory infection are a fairly common illness in most rodent species, and rats seem to suffer from them the most. Usually…

2018 Reflections & 2019 Goals

Happy New Year animal lovers!!! 2018 was a great year for Fluffy Jellyfish! it was the year that I set all of this up, and while it was towards the end of the year (October), I still managed to pack a lot in. I set up this blog, I got things going over on YouTube,…