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How can I protect my son from outlets?!?

My two year old has recently started putting items in light sockets. I have put outlet covers in them and within seconds he pulls them out and starts chewing on them. Any help please ladies?!?


Asked by dea121885 at 11:33 AM on Oct. 15, 2008 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • flutterfae

    Answer by flutterfae at 12:48 PM on Oct. 15, 2008

  • They have face plates that are outlet covers. For them to work, you have to put the plug in and twist.

    Answer by ferdo0204 at 11:35 AM on Oct. 15, 2008

  • we have ones that u have to slide over with the plug to get it to work its a safety thing i think u can get the covers at wall mart in the electrical stuff...

    Answer by navywifemomkoch at 12:21 PM on Oct. 15, 2008

  • You can even get the safety plugs at the dollar store. They aren't as fancy as the other two on here, and they can be pulled out, but the ones I used 7 years ago when my daughter was born were pretty sticky and hard to get out! I had to use my fingernails or an ink pen to pry them out!!

    Answer by WadeMom313 at 2:17 PM on Oct. 15, 2008

  • Thank you all very much!! And flutterfae, I love that site you sent me!! There were sooo many choices!! Thanks again y'all!!

    Answer by dea121885 at 7:29 PM on Oct. 15, 2008