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    Default introducing a bottle

    Hi. I am needing my 13 week old to be able to take a bottle (expressed milk) but he is refusing them everytime we try. Has anyone got any tips to encourage him to take one.
    thanks

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    Default Re: introducing a bottle

    If you are the on offering, that could be part of the problem. Baby might want it from the tap

    http://kellymom.com/bf/pumping/bottle-feeding.html

    And see this link, about halfway down the page
    http://cafelaleche.com/archives/pumping.html#bottle
    Susan
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