Honestly, this is a difficult thing to open up about, because I've worried for a long time that something is wrong with her. In fact, doctors say some perfectly healthy and well-developed babies never crawl at all—they jump straight to walking! When you have a 9-month-old baby not crawling independently, is unable to stand erect at 15 months, walks on toes, overall balance hasn’t improved, falls frequently and takes no steps or takes very tiny unbalanced ones, seek medical help immediately as low muscle-tone could be the culprit. Why 9-month-old baby can not crawl? I'm ok with that to a point because she's still getting around. He has figured out a weird way of moving around on his back in order to reach things. Month after month we've watched her closely for signs that she might crawl soon, but it seems she may never hit this milestone. My baby's not crawling, and I think she should be. Your 9-month-old baby may be able to hold on to the couch or coffee table to stand himself up. Windowofworld.com – If you find that Little One has not been able to crawl, even though she is 9 months old, try not to worry too much. I mentioned it to my GP on a phone appointment about something else and was expecting her to say that he was just being lazy and not to worry. Tummy time. 9 month old not crawling, clapping or waving Netmums Parent Supporters are on this board every weekday evening to answer your queries on baby and child health. Every child develops at a different pace, but here are the progress points you should note in your 9-month-old baby’s growth. My little boy is nearly 9 months old now, and still can't sit up unaided. The information Netmums Parent Supporters provide is not intended to substitute professional health advice. She literally rolls herself around our house. He is 22 pounds and loves his food. Mostly he is on his back all day. But, a shocking video has emerged that shows an unattended 9 month old baby crawling on a busy road in New York. The last thing you would expect to encounter on these roads is a tiny baby struggling to crawl. I watch a 9 month old boy who developmentally seems slow. Standing. by 9 months, can't sit independently; 9 to 12 months. after 10 months, crawls in a lopsided manner, pushing off with one hand and leg while dragging the opposite hand and leg; at 12 months, is not crawling; at 12 months, can't stand with support; 13 to 24 months. He does get a bit of tummy time, but gets tired of that. A 9-month-old not crawling is not typically a cause for concern. He's been rolling for ages, and is trying hard to crawl, but just has no interest in sitting and just falls sideways or forwards. ... Baby is on the move! Some poeple that I have talked to says that is why he is slow at doing things is because he is such a big baby. My 9 month old is not crawling at all. There I said it. My daughter is 9 months old today and still is not doing the classic crawl on all fours. 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