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Some parents are eager for their baby to walk. They think that a baby walker will help the process along. In fact, walkers make learning to walk a slower process. They strengthen muscles in the lower leg. But they don't help develop muscles in the upper leg and hip-the muscles most needed in walking. Check below for related information, products and services.

Toys R Us
640 S. 24th St.
Billings, MT
 
The Natural Baby Co
(406) 522-0800
1203 N Rouse Ave
Bozeman, MT
 
Animal Crackers
(406) 538-2424
404 West Main Street
Lewiston, MT
 
Ellie Blue
(406) 728-8889
328 E Pine St
Missoula, MT
 
Blackbird Kid Shop
(406) 543-2899
525 S Higgins Ave
Missoula, MT
 
KANOE LLC
(406) 333-0388
315 Lost Coon Trail
Whitefish, MT

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Toys R Us
640 S. 24th St.
Billings, MT
 
Bibs and Binkies
(406) 585-8800
1500 N. 19th Ave., Suite B
Bozeman, MT
 
Lillylu
(406) 587-6364
120 Hitching Post Rd
Bozeman, MT
 
Nursing Nook
(406) 721-5440
2404 39th St
Missoula, MT
 
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Baby Walkers

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Some parents are eager for their baby to walk. They think that a baby walker will help the process along. In fact, walkers make learning to walk a slower process. They strengthen muscles in the lower leg. But they don't help develop muscles in the upper leg and hip-the muscles most needed in walking.

Walkers also make getting around too easy. They don't help babies learn balance and coordination.

Even worse, walkers are a safety hazard. They can tip over easily. In a walker, babies are more likely to fall down stairs. They can also roll into dangerous places.

A walker is an example of expensive, unnecessary equipment made for babies. Instead of buying a walker, get a sturdy wagon or push car. Show your baby how to push the car around the room or playground. This will help build the muscles and coordination he needs for walking.

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