Is your little one still learning to walk? Push toys build on the skills she needs to master her first big step. She might already be able to pull herself up from the floor into a standing position, but hasn’t yet taken that first step. This is where push toys can come in handy. Holding a push toy will give your little one some support to guide her as she walks. She will learn to look ahead and avoid any obstacles, boosting her confidence and encouraging her to be more coordinated as she explores the world around her.
Here are some of our favourite ones to encourage your toddler.
Push Along Toy – Betty
Available from takealot.com for for R395.
When pushed along, Betty flaps her wings.
Little Tikes 2 in 1 Push and Play Turtle
Available from takealot.com for R499.
This fun push ‘n play turtle is a baby walker and baby activity centre in one. Not only will the wide base and easy-to-grip handle help keep your little one stable, but you can also introduce shapes and colours to your baby with this walker.
Creative Push and Pull Learning & Playing Wooden Baby Activity Walker
Available from takealot.com for R799.
Learning to walk has never been this fun. The activities on the walker will inspire your little one’s imagination, creativity, problem solving, social skills, motor skills and counting skills.
Viga Push Toy Dinosaur
Available from takealot.com for R121.
This fun dinosaur’s arms flap up and down as the wheels turn. Your tot will love walking behind it.
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