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    Default What age did your child start Walking??

    What age did your child start walking? Was there anything you did to help to get them walking?

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    DS started walking at 9.5 months. We didn't do anything to encourage him, he was just a very determined child... still is

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    Quote Originally Posted by Urban Tumbleweed View Post
    DS started walking at 9.5 months. We didn't do anything to encourage him, he was just a very determined child... still is
    Exact same for my dd and once she started there was no stopping her lol!

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    DS1 was walking at 11 months 2 weeks.
    DS2 was walking at 9 months 3 weeks.
    DS3 was walking at 11 months 3 weeks!

    DS1 being the first I tried to encourage a lot.
    DS2 I tried to get him not to move LOL
    DS3 I was mega encouraging!

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    DS 12 months and DD around 14-15 months

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    Quote Originally Posted by 3LilMonkies View Post
    DS1 was walking at 11 months 2 weeks.
    DS2 was walking at 9 months 3 weeks.
    DS3 was walking at 11 months 3 weeks!

    DS1 being the first I tried to encourage a lot.
    DS2 I tried to get him not to move LOL
    DS3 I was mega encouraging!
    When you say you encouraged was that using a walker or holding him or something else?

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    DS - first steps at 10.5 months, walking confidently at 11.5

    DD - first steps at 8.5 months, walking confidently just after 9 months.

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    Nope I've never used a walker... just making them walk along holding my fingers, or if they'd pulled themselves up on something I'd try encourage them to walk over to me. If they were leaning no a ride on car, I'd try get them to push it over to me... just basically whenever they were on their feet I'd try to get them to make steps iykwim

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    DS 11 months old. He was cruising around the furniture from about 8 months. Then he started to get really confident and only lightly have his fingers touching for guidance. Then just let go and started walking.

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    First steps at 8 months, confident at 9 months, chasing the cats to chew their tails by 11 months. No encouragement, I liked it better when I could put her down somewhere and she stayed put.

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