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7 months

My son is 7 months old and loves to hold our hands and walk everywhere. But when he walks he walks on his toes and takes high steps? Will this correct its self the older he gets? He does have a walker but I don't put him in it all the time.

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leann74016

Asked by leann74016 at 5:48 PM on Aug. 5, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • That's totally normal. He's just figuring out his legs and feet :)
    Laila-May

    Answer by Laila-May at 5:53 PM on Aug. 5, 2009

  • all 3 of my boys did that. It is normal while learning to walk and balance.
    team21

    Answer by team21 at 5:56 PM on Aug. 5, 2009

  • its normal :) DS did it....and someone told me to put like little booties or shoes on him to help him out and i did and it worked but i wouldnt worry too much about it
    MommyOf2kids67

    Answer by MommyOf2kids67 at 7:17 PM on Aug. 5, 2009

  • All my girls did that, too. I think they are growing into their arches. :)
    PrydferthMenyw

    Answer by PrydferthMenyw at 7:26 PM on Aug. 5, 2009

  • my daughter does the same thing unless I put thick bottomed shoes on her like work boots....the she walks flat......
    rowdy24

    Answer by rowdy24 at 7:33 PM on Aug. 5, 2009

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