Toddler teeth may seem small, but don’t underestimate the pain they can cause. An angry toddler may turn his teeth into a weapon against whoever bugs him -- whether it's a parent who says "no" or a child who steals his toy on the playground.
Don't panic if your child bites. It's totally normal for his stage of development and is a sign of your toddler’s frustrations.Most of the time, kids bite when they want something, like a toy or your attention.
Knowing your child's triggers and avoiding those situations can prevent him from biting -- and help you avoid having to make an embarrassing apology.
Let him know that you sympathize with his frustrations.
Talk about his feelings, and help him work on his speech so he can find other ways to vent.
If your child bites, don't overreact. Tell him simply but firmly, "Don't bite" or "Biting hurts." Keep repeating the message until he gets it.
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