On Tuesday, Elmo took to Twitter with an important announcement.
He revealed that he had just been vaccinated against COVID-19.
“Elmo got the COVID vaccine today, just like Elmo's mommy and daddy!” he tweeted.
He revealed that his dad Louie had “a lot of questions” about whether it was safe to do so.
However, Elmo’s doctor said that “the vaccine would help keep Elmo healthy.”
The Sesame Street Twitter account also tweeted out a message.
“It's okay to have questions about COVID-19 vaccines for children!” they tweeted.
“Elmo getting vaccinated is the best way to keep him and his whole neighborhood safe and healthy!” they added.
Both Elmo and Sesame Street used the hashtag #CaringForEachOther.