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What age did you baby start walking? My friend's started at 9.5 mo.

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JCRestoredme

Asked by JCRestoredme at 1:28 PM on Oct. 30, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • My daughter started exactly a week after her fist bday. My little cousing started at 7months and was jumping out of the crib by 9mths!!!! I was soooo weird! lol I was 9.5mths when I started walking and my MIL was 18 months! Just goes to show how diff every baby is! :)
    Steph319

    Answer by Steph319 at 1:31 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • first** cousin** sorry for all the typos!! lol
    Steph319

    Answer by Steph319 at 1:32 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • It** was so weird! lol gosh I gotta go back to school!
    Steph319

    Answer by Steph319 at 1:33 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • My oldest started walking when she was a little over a year old. My son was walking at 7 months and running by 8 months. My youngest started walking at 14 months.
    PoisonousBlonde

    Answer by PoisonousBlonde at 1:33 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • DD started walking at 11 months and now is running at a year.
    SandraBeth

    Answer by SandraBeth at 1:39 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • Normal is 10-14 months. Sounds like your friend has an advanced baby who will run her ragged. and that other one jumping out of the crib. So much work to keep up with them when the get active early especially if they aren't all that verbal.
    older_mom

    Answer by older_mom at 2:02 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • My DS is 9mo and not walking on his own yet, just cruising, but my DD was 9mo when she started walking.
    angeladh82

    Answer by angeladh82 at 2:07 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • My son was a big kid and started walking at 13 months. From what I have heard larger kids tend to walk later. My daughter was walking at the end of 11 months, but I really believe she would have walked at 9-10 ish had we not had a house fire and disrupted our lives.
    Serafyna

    Answer by Serafyna at 2:23 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • my son is taking a few steps and then falling...so soooo close to walking. he is 11 months. I think though he prefers crawling and has had no real inclination to walk. My dad said my and my sisters and brother didnt crawl we just walked..
    keyaziz

    Answer by keyaziz at 2:35 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • I started at 9 months but my daughter at about 13. Doc keep saying she'd be walking soon starting around 4 months b/c she *always* wanted to stand and had very strong legs. But no. Took first setps at 1 year and just keep cruising for a while.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:39 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

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