When you're dealing with a young baby, there isn't much you can do to control his behavior. But as a parent you can work hard at being polite in two ways. You can make sure that your baby is well rested and well fed, he's not too hot or too cold, and his diaper isn't wet or dirty. Beyond that, you as the parent, should make an effort to be considerate of others when you have your baby out in public or you're entertaining people in your home. Read on for the rules of etiquette involving infants and babies and how best you can follow them.