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My little girl is 16 months and I am so confused on which potty system to use and how to actually start. One good thing is now after she has done a poo in her nappy she actually tells me that she has done a poo. Any comments would be helpful. How do you start to toilet train a toddler?

Posted by Desbi, 21,08,13

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  • My daughter is 15 months and I have been asking the same question, I think this initial recognising is step one, with my son I just used a mini toilet seat that goes on the big toilet, seemed to be less confusing

  • For those going through this there are Dora potty training dolls. Might be worth a try.

  • We have 2 girls and there is no one answer. Each child is different. The cues for our first were different from those for our second.

  • i would wait until shes 2 until i toilet trained

  • How is she going with her toilet training ?

  • great to read the tips as we’ll be start toilet training soon

  • i hope its been going well

  • Hope you managed to find some ideas that have helped.

  • How are you going with toilet training now?

  • What did you end up doing?

  • I wish you all the best with it.

  • We never had the potty, our daughter was so exciting to use the “Big Toilet” that we had a ladder toilet seat for her to use

  • The summer months are great to start. We spent a lot of the day outside in undees with the potty also outside.

  • Great to read the tips, I am trying to train my 2 year old now but she really doesn’t want to

  • Wanted to know aswell, thanks for posting..

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