|Plot||Fish-sitters for Dorothy|
|Air date||April 22, 2003|
|Season||Season 34 (2003)|
Gordon is going to an exciting baseball game, and is bringing his pal Elmo along. Before they go, Elmo is desperately seeking a fish-sitter to fish-sit Dorothy while he's gone. Baby Bear and Telly Monster both want the position, and end up competing with each other to prove to Dorothy who the better fish-sitter is. After a series of wacky stunts to entertain Dorothy, it's decided that the best fish-sitter is Elmo, because apparently Dorothy isn't ready to be away from Elmo just yet. Gordon offers to bring Dorothy to the game too, along with Baby Bear and Telly -- who rush home to get their pets to bring to the game.
- Song: "It's Fido's Birthday" (EKA: Episode 3609)
- Fran Drescher is interviewed by Humphrey and Ingrid to be Natasha's nanny. (First: Episode 3786)
- The Number of the Day: 12 (First: Episode 4001)
- Film: Milo Counting #12 (EKA: Episode 3672)
- Cartoon: Martin P. Robinson (in an English accent) and a girl count 12 flowers by 2s.
- Big Bird and Baby Bear sing to Ralphie about being different and the same.
- Film: Kenya and Cherie are friends, even when they disagree about how they do their hair. (EKA: Episode 3780)
- Journey to Ernie: Duckie Land
- Ernie sings "Rubber Duckie". (EKA: Episode 3882)
- Hero Guy: Kitty Rescue (EKA: Episode 3999)
- Cartoon: A girl bring her pet iguana to school for show and tell. (EKA: Episode 3767)
- The Letter of the Day: K (First: Episode 3989)
- Film: K in the pool (EKA: Episode 3425)
- Animation: "k" for king, kiss and key (EKA: Episode 3084)
- Spanish Word of the Day: Feliz
- Elmo's World: Fish (First: Episode 3981)
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