Dog Teaches Baby to Chew (VIDEO)

Here’s a tip for parents coping (or not) with teething time: recruit your dog to help out.

An American family has a YouTube hit with a video showing their five month old learning not from Mum or Dad but from Puggles.

The video shows a gorgeous puppy gnawing on a bone and the baby staring at him intently. Then, as though taking a cue, baby begins to chew and dribble all over his teething toy.

With his eyes fixed on the dog, baby continues to imitate the dog in near perfect sync. As the camera zooms out, another dog can be seen nearby chewing away on its bone.


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Yulan Lawson
Yulan Lawson3 years ago

Very cute

Leslie G.
Leslie Griffin3 years ago

Pets and kids will melt you every time. :)

Debbie L.
Debbie Lim3 years ago

Haha cute :)

Nessie Benjamin
Nessie B.3 years ago

I think the baby would have learned to chew without the dog . . .

Sheri P.
Sheri P.3 years ago

that's great!

Becky K.
becky k.3 years ago

love it!!

J.L. A.
JL A.3 years ago

adorable--shows how much young children observe and learn from those around them

SeattleAnn S.
Ann S.3 years ago

Very cute.

lesley turnbull
l turnbull3 years ago

This is great-- I wasn't able to share it on facebook, why not I wonder? A shame, many would love it I'll bet!

Erika M.
Erika M.3 years ago