John's never been keen on the bottle but he'd started taking it very well and was even beginning to enjoy a little bit of water. But since his jabs has refused it point blank. We've tried expressed milk, even dipped teat in first to get smell. Different times of day, for his big feeds or his snacks but all result in him screaming and refusing to eat. His longest was nearly eight hours as we'd offered him a bottle in the morn. He refused any form of food after that crying and carrying on if we tried, which makes us less inclined to try him on a bottle. We think is because of rota virus, give him that then jabbed him he's associating anything that's not me feeding him with the painful jabs. Running out of ideas and breast milk is not enough to fill him now and taking a lot more out of me as well as meaning completely tied to him again. We were planning to go out xmas shopping at weekend without him, just for 3 hours but how can you leave a crying baby that refuses food with anyone? Even his granny who says we should still just go x
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