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A guide to the best baby reins for your wandering toddler

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best baby reigns

If you like the idea of your newly walking toddler roaming around and discovering life but are worried about their safety and protection, then you need to get yourself a pair of the best baby reigns. Some people are on the fence about baby reigns, feeling like they have their child on a leash as they would their dog, but the benefits far outweigh the cons. A child harness can prevent many accidents.

Baby or toddler reigns are a safety harness your child wears with a strap that you can hold to make sure that they don't wander too far away from you. At that age they have zero awareness of danger in any event so baby reigns can give them the freedom to explore but within a safe distance. These reigns are usually worn around the child's chest or waist, but some types can also be worn as backpacks. Baby reigns can be extremely helpful when you are travelling to an unfamiliar place or when you are in especially crowded areas such as shopping centres, fairs, or theme parks.

What are the best baby reins?

Scroll down to see our picks for the top 5 baby reigns you can buy in the UK.

The Adventure Belt a belt that fits children aged 18 months and above. It is a double belt, one fits the child and one fits the parent and can be used in crowded places to prevent a child from getting lost. The design is British and follows all UK standard safety regulations. It is a discreet, neutral and comfortable alternative to traditional children's reins as it is entirely hands free.

This is a suitable rein for children aged from 12 months to 36 months. It just looks like a super cute small kid backpack that is totally adjustable at the shoulders and also the chest. The rein/strap is removable so it can be used later on as a simple backpack. You can find it in 10 exciting designs.

This is a fuss-free harness that is super easy to use, as it comes with a cute range of animal designs that your child will want to wear. It can also grow with your kid, so you don't need to invest in a new one every few months. It fits from 6 to 48 months so this makes it a great investment.

This is a different kind of baby reign, with a comfortable wristband for both child and parent. If you don't really like the idea of using traditional baby and toddler reins, this is can be a safe alternative. The Zooawa wrist link comes in an array of colours to choose from and have a wide range of motion for maximum flexibility and comfort.

These cute teddy bear reigns can be used by children up to 4 years old. There's a quick release button on the reins so you can free your child fast if you need to, and you can also use it as a safety harness for a high chair or a stroller.

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Tam works at Bauer Media writing affiliate content for Mother and Baby. She moved to London in 2016 and has lived previously in Toronto, Canada and Sao Paulo, Brazil. She had a blog called TaraVivendo and wrote two e-books: Divas and Divando aos 25 anos

 

 
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