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I have an 8 month old lil girl and she isnt crawling yet just wondering if that normal?

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Beautifulone661

Asked by Beautifulone661 at 10:24 PM on Jan. 3, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Not all babies crawl. It isn't a milestone. Some babies butt scoot, go backwards, army crawl, shimmy, or just get up one day and walk. All normal,
    amileegirl

    Answer by amileegirl at 10:25 PM on Jan. 3, 2010

  • She's fine. Let her develop at her own pace. She will crawl when she's ready.
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 10:29 PM on Jan. 3, 2010

  • she gets like on her fours alot and she rocks herself back and forth but when i hold her and stand her up she tries to take steps while im holding her so what does that mean..
    Beautifulone661

    Answer by Beautifulone661 at 10:32 PM on Jan. 3, 2010

  • Crawling is not a milestone...my daughter crawled at almost 9 months and walked at 11. She's fine.
    calliesmommie

    Answer by calliesmommie at 10:33 PM on Jan. 3, 2010

  • beautifulone

    It means she's exercising her muscles and learning how to use them.
    In other words, she's normal!
    If she is going to crawl or walk she'll do it all on her own,
    Babies are smart like that :)
    amileegirl

    Answer by amileegirl at 10:36 PM on Jan. 3, 2010

  • thanks for yalls advice i was really concerned with that thanks it made me feel alot better and she also moves her mouth alot but nothing really comes out..
    Beautifulone661

    Answer by Beautifulone661 at 10:40 PM on Jan. 3, 2010

  • Mine crawled late and walked early....every baby is different. No worries.
    ANGIE409

    Answer by ANGIE409 at 11:00 PM on Jan. 3, 2010

  • DD crawled at 9 1/2 mos, and DS actually didn't crawl until 11 mos. Kids like to make you crazy, throw you for a loop so to speak.
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 11:31 PM on Jan. 3, 2010

  • Completelyt normal. Some babies don't ever crawl.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 4:06 PM on Jan. 4, 2010

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