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Baby Crib

At what age can you get rid of the baby bumper pads on the crib?

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leann74016

Asked by leann74016 at 11:49 AM on Jun. 11, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Whenever they can get on hands and knees. Or pull up....really about 4 or 5 months old.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 12:06 PM on Jun. 11, 2009

  • At any age since they aren't even supposed to be in the crib. It's a SIDS risk and then once babies can stand they can use it as leverage to climb out of the crib.
    MoonLover06

    Answer by MoonLover06 at 12:07 PM on Jun. 11, 2009

  • I took mine out when she started to play with them. Now I know for next time that they are a waste of money. Once the baby can roll around enough to use them as a bumper, they are too old to have them in the crib and are now a safety hazard.
    Love2BMommy77

    Answer by Love2BMommy77 at 12:39 PM on Jun. 11, 2009

  • Exactly what MoonLover said. We never put them in our crib for those reasons... they have lots of risks... suffication risk because they make them so thick these days, and if they come untied they can strangle and when they get older they can use them to stand on and climb out of the crib... they are just more of a hazard than a safety thing.
    We got bumbers with our brib set and we took it apart and made a window valance and pillows.
    AmiJanell

    Answer by AmiJanell at 2:00 PM on Jun. 11, 2009

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