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how can i get him to drink milk from bottle 2 cup?

okay so my 13 month old hasnt had a pacifier since april 18th and he just started walking on monday may 24th, now we r trying 2 get him 2 drink his milk out his sippy cup but he wont he only takes it n his bottle, he will drink out his sippy cup as long as its not milk so what can i do 2 make the transition of drinking milk out of the cup?

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dbarkley101306

Asked by dbarkley101306 at 3:25 AM on May. 26, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Maybe try a little milk at a time in a regular cup. My youngest wouldn't take a sippy cup at all, but would take a regular cup.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:31 AM on May. 26, 2010

  • he doesnt need to have milk. if he will drink out of a sippy without milk let him.
    MomNbabyGirl009

    Answer by MomNbabyGirl009 at 3:33 AM on May. 26, 2010

  • He needs milk if you, the parent, and your pediatrician think he needs milk.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:46 AM on May. 26, 2010

  • well does have have a malnutrition? otherwise they dont NEED milk. they need the nutrients it carries which he can get from other sources. as long as he is getting those nutrients from other foods its not a problem if he drink his milk from a sippy or not.
    MomNbabyGirl009

    Answer by MomNbabyGirl009 at 3:49 AM on May. 26, 2010

  • maybe try a different sippy cup... my DD would only drink out of the soft tip sippy cups...and i warmed it a bit the first few times
    chiana

    Answer by chiana at 7:00 AM on May. 26, 2010

  • My daughter really sort of gave up milk once she gave up the bottle...She is 21 years old now and she doesn't like milk! She is perfectly healthy in every way. Why not just keep giving him a bottle of milk for a while until you are comfortable that he doesn't necessarily need a set amount of milk?
    BJoan

    Answer by BJoan at 8:20 AM on May. 26, 2010

  • he is drinking lactaid milk cause he is lactose intolerant ( think i spelled it right) his peditrician says he needs at least 16 oz of milk a day which should b in the morning and before he goes to bed, i am just ready to take his bottle cause he pushes the nipple in and waste milk everywhere in his bed or bedroom.
    dbarkley101306

    Answer by dbarkley101306 at 10:24 AM on May. 30, 2010

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