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When did your bum shuffler pull themselves up to standing?

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Ilovechickenpie Sun 21-Aug-11 20:36:10

Dd coming up to 14months is a bum shuffler. She isn't pulling herself up properly yet.

BeaWheesht Sun 21-Aug-11 20:44:15

Dd bum shuffled at 9m or just after, pulled self up at 10m and is now walking (and shuffling) at almost 11m .

Can your little one bear weight ok? If so I wouldn't be overly worried.

cheerypip Sun 21-Aug-11 21:16:51

mine started bum shuffling about 11 months, didn't pull up to standing until about 14 months, maybe a little later, and never really cruised, although did "walking" with hands from about 13 months. Started walking at 15.5 months and there's no stopping her now (16.5 months)!

giggly Sun 21-Aug-11 23:32:31

my dd was a great bum shuffler. She never crawled and finally waslked at 18 months, there was no reason for this other than she could get from a-b at break neckbum speed.

yellowsubmarine41 Sun 21-Aug-11 23:34:45

Ds started bum shuffling at 11 months, but didn't regularly pull up or cruise until 15 months. Walked at 19 months.

Danthe4th Sun 21-Aug-11 23:38:10

ds shuffled at 12 months never crawled and pulled himself up at 18 months and walked soon after

steben Mon 22-Aug-11 13:01:42

Mt DD same as Giggly - never crawled just started pulling herself up to standing at 17 months then one week later was walking everywhere!

Ilovechickenpie Mon 22-Aug-11 13:02:35

Sounds like my daughter is on track with other shufflers then! Thanks

peachsmuggler Tue 23-Aug-11 08:46:04

My bum shuffling DD didn't bear any weight till about 15 months, pulled up about 16 months and walked at 19 months. Am sure yours will be fine, seems like bum shufflers just pull up and walk later in general (purely anecdotal! Don't know if there is any research into this!)

Tgger Tue 23-Aug-11 21:22:12

17 months, then walked at 18 ;-)) Don't worry about it!

Miffster Wed 24-Aug-11 19:08:42

Am envious, my 8 mo DS started crawling at 7 months and pulls up to standing now, is trying to cruise and is too small to understand 'no' and what is dangerous, so am constantly swooping and it is very hard to get anything done! He was a late smiler and still only has one tooth but is a very physical baby with no common sense whatsoever.

Enjoy your baby not being covered in bumps and bruises!

susiedaisy Wed 24-Aug-11 19:11:55

Never crawled, but bum shuffled until just before his second birthdaysad but now can sprint so fast he leaves other kids standinggrin

BlueArmyGirl Thu 25-Aug-11 20:43:57

Bum shufflers are renouned for being 'later' to walker than crawlers, last time I checked it wasn't generally regarded as concerning until after 20 months and even then depended on how their general physical development seemed.

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