|Plot||Maria spends the day looking after everyone's pets|
|Air date||November 23, 1998|
|Season||Season 30 (1998-1999)|
Gabi is taking care of a pet bunny for her friend. When she goes to school, she asks Maria to rabbit-sit, and she sets the bunny up in the Fix-It Shop. Telly and Elmo realize that their pets shouldn't be home all alone, so they bring over Telly's hamster, Chuckie Sue, and Elmo's goldfish, Dorothy. Big Bird shows up, and brings Herry Monster's pet bird, Trilby. Maria is completely distracted, and can't fix any toasters. Telly notices that she hasn't fixed his family's toaster, so he decides that the pets should all stay at home.
- Big Bird sings "Alone Song" as he roller-skates around his nest. Luis plays the song on his guitar, Gina whistles it, and Ruthie laughs it as she dust around the Finders Keepers. Then Big Bird notice the viewers and welcomes them to Sesame Street. He says he is glad to see us because he was getting tired of being all by himself. (EKA: Episode 3138)
- Monsters in Day Care: Nicole shows Herry Monster the letter M. Later on, he and the daycare monsters make a letter M of their own, sing "M-M-M Monster Meal," and eat their M.
- Ernie brings a surprise home, and he tells Bert to guess what it is. The surprise turns out to be a puppy. Bert wants to call the puppy "Norman"; Ernie suggests "Godzilla the Wonder-Dog". (EKA: Episode 2292)
- "We Are All Earthlings" (EKA: Episode 2835)
- Gymnast Dominique Dawes demonstrates up, down, fast and slow for Telly. (EKA: Episode 3784)
- Elmo's World: Shoes
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