pottytraining stubborn boys

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Debi - posted on 03/26/2009

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Put him in underwear! Boys hate to feel the pee on themselves. He will the idea QUICK! The diaper and the pull-ups just prolong it. Also, put on very thin pants over his underwear so you will see when it happens. This works!

Melissa - posted on 03/26/2009

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My son took for ever to potty train he is 4 now and is fully potty trained. It took my husband and I a long time to figure out what worked with him M&Ms after going, Big boy underwear, a Star Chart, We tried everything and it seemed like nothing worked. But one day he decided he wanted to be like his Daddy and from then on did really well, I think you need to find out what your child wants. if candy doesn't work try stickers, or if they like Songs when they try sing a good job song. If your son doesn't seem to be progressing at all take a break and try again after a couple of weeks. I wish you the best of luck.

Amanda - posted on 03/26/2009

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patience.

my 2 1/2 yr. old son is the same way. I have a 5 yr. old and what I did with him is I put him in regular underwear and would reward him with a sticker and when he filled a page (5 then 10) stickers he'd get a treat. It took a while at first but then he got the hang of it.

Good luck!

Darcy - posted on 03/26/2009

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i dont have a son but my 2 1/2 yr old daughter is stubborn as well. We got her a plain small  potty and she wouldnt go on it at all. Then we bought her one that was a little leap froggy and she liked that and goes on it more. Also, rewarding them with a peice of candy after they go helps.

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