(Because Matt Vogel did this turtle in EW Hair and the intro of that Sesamestreet.org video.)
 
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{{performer|Martin P. Robinson|Matt Vogel ([[Elmo's World: Hair]], "Happy Homes for Animals Day" intro)}}
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{{character|image=Shelleyturtle.jpg|performer=[[Martin P. Robinson]]|debut=1986}}
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[[Image:ewhair-turtle.jpg|thumb|Shelly in ''[[Elmo's World: Hair]]'']]
 
 
[[Image:Shelmo.jpg|thumb|300px|Shelly and Elmo, introducing Sesamestreet.org's "Happy Homes for Animals Day."]]
 
[[Image:Shelmo.jpg|thumb|300px|Shelly and Elmo, introducing Sesamestreet.org's "Happy Homes for Animals Day."]]
 
'''Shelley the Turtle''' appeared on ''[[Sesame Street]]'' primarily during the late 1980s and early 1990s. Shelley was a friendly but slow turtle.
 
'''Shelley the Turtle''' appeared on ''[[Sesame Street]]'' primarily during the late 1980s and early 1990s. Shelley was a friendly but slow turtle.
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He made an appearance in [[Season 29 (1997-1998)|season 29]], with the same voice but referred to in the dialogue only as "The Turtle," where he attempted to join the menagerie on [[Old MacDonald]]'s farm.
 
He made an appearance in [[Season 29 (1997-1998)|season 29]], with the same voice but referred to in the dialogue only as "The Turtle," where he attempted to join the menagerie on [[Old MacDonald]]'s farm.
   
The puppet appeared in [[Episode 4026|a 2002 episode]] with a new shell and was named [[Seymour (turtle)|Seymour]].
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The puppet appears as a tortoise in ''[[Elmo's World: Hair]]'' (performed by [[Matt Vogel]]). He also appeared in [[Episode 4026|a 2002 episode]] with a new shell and was named [[Seymour (turtle)|Seymour]].
   
He recently resurfaced, by name but with a different performer ([[Matt Vogel]]), on [[Sesamestreet.org]]; appearing with [[Elmo]] in the days called "Mommy Time," "Happy Homes for Animals Day," and "Fun with Elmo Day."
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He recently resurfaced by name (performed again by Matt Vogel, but with a different voice), on [[Sesamestreet.org]]; appearing with [[Elmo]] in the days called "Mommy Time," "Happy Homes for Animals Day," and "Fun with Elmo Day."
   
 
==Book Appearances==
 
==Book Appearances==
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
* Shelly (or Sheldon), from [[The Turtle Who Wanted to Make Friends]]
 
* Shelly (or Sheldon), from [[The Turtle Who Wanted to Make Friends]]
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Latest revision as of 13:08, September 23, 2018

Shelleyturtle
PERFORMER Martin P. Robinson
DEBUT 1986
Shelmo

Shelly and Elmo, introducing Sesamestreet.org's "Happy Homes for Animals Day."

Shelley the Turtle appeared on Sesame Street primarily during the late 1980s and early 1990s. Shelley was a friendly but slow turtle.

He made an appearance in season 29, with the same voice but referred to in the dialogue only as "The Turtle," where he attempted to join the menagerie on Old MacDonald's farm.

The puppet appears as a tortoise in Elmo's World: Hair (performed by Matt Vogel). He also appeared in a 2002 episode with a new shell and was named Seymour.

He recently resurfaced by name (performed again by Matt Vogel, but with a different voice), on Sesamestreet.org; appearing with Elmo in the days called "Mommy Time," "Happy Homes for Animals Day," and "Fun with Elmo Day."

Book AppearancesEdit

See alsoEdit

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