Toilet training

(2 Posts)
Billiard Thu 01-Sep-16 18:59:50

My son is 3 and a half he has gotten weeing on the toilet down to a fine art but is absolutely terrified of doing a poo on the toilet or potty, he even will wait until he has his nighttime nappy on before doing one. can anyone offer me any advice please??

Jaderuby Fri 02-Sep-16 15:47:02

This is normal right up to 5 / 6, don't worry and let him poo before bed. He will grow out of it.

There are hundreds of threads full of advice about this you might find helpful:

www.mumsnet.com/Talk/am_i_being_unreasonable/2714113-AIBU-to-wonder-when-ds-will-finally-get-the-hang-of-pooing-in-the-potty

www.mumsnet.com/Talk//Talk/behaviour_development/2711681-Poo-withholding-4-year-old-not-constipation

www.mumsnet.com/Talk/behaviour_development/2375255-DS-4yrs-wont-poo-in-loo

www.mumsnet.com/Talk/childrens_health/2719546-My-4-year-old-will-not-poo-in-the-toilet-please-help

www.mumsnet.com/Talk/potty_training/2411013-DS-will-only-poo-in-pull-up-nappy-any-ideas-how-to-get-him-to-go-on-the-loo-potty

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