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When do babies start walking after they start pulling themselves up on stuff?

My daughter is 8 months today. She has been pulling herself up on furniture, her bed and anything she can get her hands on. I was just wondering how soon usually after babies start doing this do they start walking?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:59 PM on Apr. 15, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Kaylee was pulling herself up and walking around the coffee table by 7 months. She never took her first step until 2 weeks ago (and she is 11 months old now)
    CarolynBarnett

    Answer by CarolynBarnett at 1:00 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • My daughter is 14 months and has been pulling herself up since about 9 months, regardless she is still not walking (i think she's lazy b/c she'll stand on her own) every kid does it at their own pace.
    BFickenscher

    Answer by BFickenscher at 1:05 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • It all depends on when the child is ready. They will do it when they feel comfortable.
    t_ersland07

    Answer by t_ersland07 at 1:06 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • Both my kids started pulling themselves up and walking while holding things at about 8 months, but one walked at 10 mos and the other walked at 14 mos.
    maggiemom2000

    Answer by maggiemom2000 at 1:07 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • My oldest took his first solo step one month after pulling up on furniture and cruising, then was officially walking two months after his first solo step.
    TiccledBlue

    Answer by TiccledBlue at 1:08 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

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