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New question: Would you breastfeed somebody elses baby if the mother wasn't there...

If you were babysitting for somebody and she couldn't get back to feed her she had a car accident or some other emergency...would you breastfeed her baby?
You have no bottles of breastmilk and baby won't take formula.


Asked by Nathskitten at 7:03 PM on Apr. 6, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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Answers (13)
  • Hell yea...share the wealth. He or she might inherit my love for

    Answer by diamondmamma at 7:06 PM on Apr. 6, 2009


    Answer by Kbmancine at 7:04 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • Yep....a hungry baby should eat and if I got it why not.

    Answer by luckysevenwow at 7:05 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • It depends on how the mother would feel about it. If she was someone I was close to and I knew she'd be OK with it I would. Otherwise, the baby would have wait. I think nursing is far to personal of a thing to share with another woman's baby.


    Answer by MAUREEN55 at 7:06 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • if it was a car accident then it might be nessacary..i mean, id prolly take the baby to the store with me and quickyl buy bottles and formula, or just give it regular milk warmed up though...

    its not my baby so i wouldnt do it...just to be on the safe side

    Answer by MissKellee at 7:06 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • What's up with all these breastfeeding questions?

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:07 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • Why are you offended by breastfeeding questions?

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:08 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • yep. Without hesitation.

    Answer by 3gifts.from.god at 7:09 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • for some reason i believe WAY back then, it would of been ok like the nanny or someone close breastfeeding one's child but i believe in other cultures or country's its actually common for someone doing so.

    today in this generation, its easily seen as a wrong thing to do, i would do it if im not caught but i wouldnt keep doing it, just maybe that one time lol

    Answer by americansugar80 at 7:09 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • nope,i would find a bottle or surenge or something.i wouldnt want my baby sucking on someone else

    Answer by angelairelan at 7:23 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

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