This one is for the Dads

One of the most common queries and type of comment we come across when supporting breastfeeding parents, both ante and post-natally, revolves around the role of fathers.

So, on Fathers Day, I'm talking to you!

You are keen to be involved, to help decide, to support, love, bond. But you are not always sure of how to achieve that or what your role in this very special relationship actually is.

· Mum and baby are so close, baby seems totally reliant on your partner and frequently nobody else will do. The act of feeding the baby seems to tie them together and their bond is incredible. But where does that leave you? How can you replicate that relationship for yourself?