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18 months too early??
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n1608 · 27/04/2020 21:22

About 2 weeks ago I got a potty for my 18 month old son. I didn't plan on potty training anytime soon. Anyway I though I'll leave his nappy off for a hour before bath time see if he is interested at all. My son loves sitting on it and had a wee the first day. So every night I have done a hour without the nappy had alot of accidents but a few wee's on the potty. Is he ready or should I wait as Iknow not many people do potty training so young?

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horseymum · 27/04/2020 21:25

It's not that young, nappy manufacturers make people think this!

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Lavenderpurple · 27/04/2020 21:25

I would give it a go with no pressure or expectations. Children seemed to potty train a lot earlier years ago. I was 22 months and my sister was 19 months.
No harm in trying, if it doesn’t work try another time.

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HT96 · 27/04/2020 21:38

If he is having a lot of accidents in the space of an hour then I would say he isn't ready.

We tried DD one day and she had a few accidents so decided to wait a bit longer 3 months later tried again and she has not had one accident and can hold it for a long time!

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regalmama · 08/06/2020 14:55

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