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HerMomma Wed 10-Apr-13 20:32:08

Hi everyone! I have a one year old that bites me constantly. I don't know what to do about it anymore. Does anyone have any suggestions?

libertyflip Wed 10-Apr-13 20:37:04

Ouch, you poor thing. I would:

Try to find a pattern to when it happens and then distract just before it occurs.

If you do get bitten, say 'No' or 'No biting' clearly and remove all attention.

Provide something acceptable to bite on.

HerMomma Thu 11-Apr-13 20:19:26

I have tried all of those but I am not quitting!! Thank you libertyflip smile

OzmaofOz Thu 11-Apr-13 20:24:48

I have biters, I used to pop them down when they did it, and say biting hurts.
Also used to give them a biting object to chew on instead - we used a wooden spoon.
I have to admit it took ages for them to stop, but it did eventually.

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