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When does a baby start crawling?

my baby is really strong. she was able to hold her head up all by herself at a month and a half. she likes to stand up when i hold her hands and can take steps. shes almost 4 months and can support herself when shes on her tummy but cant crawl yet.

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Miss_Ali

Asked by Miss_Ali at 7:52 PM on Oct. 23, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • 4 months would be really early... not all kids crawl tho. The only answer to that is "when they are ready."
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 7:55 PM on Oct. 23, 2010

  • Sometimes 6 months............sometimes 10 months. And as earlier member said some don't even crawl at all, but go right to pulling themselves up.
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 7:59 PM on Oct. 23, 2010

  • My daughter didn't crawl until she was 9 months. And then started walking at about 13 months. They just do it when they're ready. My daughter was kind of late on the crawling, or so I was told.
    poptart0325

    Answer by poptart0325 at 8:00 PM on Oct. 23, 2010

  • My son could hold his head up not even a month after he was born. He was very active. He didn't start crawling til 9 months. He is almost a year old, and is still not quite walking yet. They do it when they are ready. Don't rush them. Trust me. Enjoy them while they can't crawl all over the house while you can.
    Jacobismommy

    Answer by Jacobismommy at 8:14 PM on Oct. 23, 2010

  • Crawling is not a developmental milestone; many babies never crawl
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:11 PM on Oct. 23, 2010

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