24/04/2015 14:37 BST | Updated 24/06/2015 10:12 BST

10 Weird Toddler Habits That Are Completely Normal

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Incessant demands, tears and tantrums, public meltdowns - we're all familiar with the classic traits associated with the 'terrible twos'. But there are lots of toddler habits and behaviour quirks that are not so well documented in the guide books - and some of them are a little odd to say the least.

From vigorous head shaking and fake coughing to stripping naked in public and biting mum and dad, these weird and wonderful habits might seem like a reason to fret but they're surprisingly common and perfectly normal.

And while they may be pretty disconcerting at the time, you'll be pleased to know most bizarre toddler traits are short-lived phases your little one will soon grow out of.