Pets with Children: Older Child

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9 Year Old Stealing and Lying

S.!. asks from Boston

Lately, my 9 year old has been shocking me with his behavior. I dont know what to do. He has been caught in many lies during the school year...homework, friends etc. ...


Dog & Toddler

F.B. asks from New York

Mamas & Papas - My parents, who care for DS 2 days a week have a lovely 8 year old 80lb lab mix mutt, who is as sweet as can be, and very very patient. DS, 21 mon...


7 Year Old Boy Who Reads Well - Any Book Recommendations?

E.B. asks from Seattle

Hi! My seven year old boy is in first grade and loves to read. He reads a lot and reads well - about a fifth grade level. We're running out of ideas for decent boo...


What Time Do You Put Your 6 Year Old to Bed?

☆.H. asks from San Francisco

My 6 year old's bedtime is 8:00. We start the bedtime routine at 7:00. He needs some time to wind down and there are lots of nights where he will do anything and ev...


6 Year Old That Can't Seem to Move Fast in the Morning!

D.B. asks from San Francisco

My 6 year old daughter (who is in Kindergarten) does not know the meaning of the words "please move quickly" -- especially in the morning when we are rushing to get r...


How Do I Get My 9 Year Old to Take Care of Her Hair?

J.G. asks from Washington DC

I have just dealt with crying hysterics from my 9 (almost 10) year old because she has 2 giant knots in her hair. Her hair is thick and wavy, below her shoulders. S...


Son Wants a Pet

L. asks from Atlanta

My 6 year old son wants a pet. I am not crazy about the idea of adding an animal to the household because I'm sure I will be the primary caregiver. He is such a sweet...


6 Year Old Daughter Wants to Wear Her Hair the Way She Wants

M.S. asks from Washington DC

This probably seems trivial but I am looking at the whole picture ahead and want to get some advice now. My daughter has decided she no longer wants to wear headbands...


Good Pet for Toddler

C.D. asks from Atlanta

I have a 19mth old little girl and we would like to get her a pet I am not a huge fan of cats and my DH wants a bird I think she is to small for one to actually be ab...


6 Year Old Son Has Bad Attitude

A.E. asks from Los Angeles

My 6 year old son just started 1st grade last week. Now I know that it takes time to adjust from being home all summer to getting up early and being in school all da...