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It is that time of the year when College Freshmen leave home often for the first time as they try to survive their first semester. During this period of time one of the toughest challenges is college homesickness especially if the student has left their favorite pet dog home as well. A simple solution is a substitute dog plush stuffed animal in the same specific dog breed as the real dog. With realistic dog stuffed animals like the Collie plush College freshman can find an always ready friend that is ready to listen, understand and provide instant companionship whenever needed. The act of stroking a real pet is soothing and research has found similar results can be achieved with stroking dog plush stuffed animals. Dog stuffed animals are available in most popular dog breeds as well as a number of until recently hard to find dog breeds. Mary from Anwo.com Animal World remarks ” the demand for dog plush stuffed animals definitely increases every fall in conjunction with College homesickness during the tough Freshman first semester”. College is a tough time for almost every student that has to make the transition from the ease of home life to the responsibilities of adult student life. Compared to the cost of College tuition the cost of a dog plush stuffed animal is incidental and may save the career of an aspiring professional. College Freshman love getting mail and packages like a sailor overseas. If a student left for college without a dog plush stuffed animal sending one in a care package is a simple remedy. Sometimes the first semester is a breeze for new students, however as a backup for when things get bumpy and life is not as smooth dog plush stuffed animals will be ready to come to immediate aid for any student in need.
It is that time of the year when high schools seniors are graduating and leaving in hundreds of different directions like a cruise boat debarking passengers. All these graduates share one thing in common a certain homesickness that will occur for those that will embark on journeys to colleges in town and cities throughout America. To girls leaving their favorite pets at home plush stuffed animals can provide love, support and a constant friend in a faraway place. Dog plush stuffed animals like the Black Dachshund Plush Stuffed animal toy are made of ultra soft black, gold plush so they are easy and ready to love. Cat plush stuffed animals are very popular for college like the Himalayan Cat Plush Stuffed Animal. Horse plush stuffed animals are also necessary for college bound students that might be leaving their favorite horse at home. Horse Plush Stuffed Animals like the Paint Horse toy shown are just one of many horse plush stuffed toys available. Some college students of course have never had a pet dog, cat or horse. College is a new beginning and having a plush stuffed animal friend may be necessary to share those new adventures. All plush stuffed animals are perfect for loving, hugging and sharing special secrets and just like a real pet they are ready to help when there are good days, bad days or days of neglect. When college students graduate this June remember their future needs as they begin their new life as young adults. If plush stuffed animals can help during this period of transition then make sure your graduate is really ready for college.
Do you have a son or daughter off for the first time in college. They are for the first time in their life getting a feeling for the real world and it can be tough. The first semester especially is tough as they adjust to new surroundings, new friends, college life and setting up home in their dormitory. Many times the student leaves their favorite pet dog, cat or horse at home. This can add to the anxiety and homesickness most college students feel when they acclimate themselves to college life. For students getting mail or packages from home takes on a whole new meaning of importance and like soldiers on the front line this becomes their lifeline to home life. With this situation in mind the gift of a plush stuffed animal can really bring a feeling of home into the dorm. Especially for girls a gift package including plush stuffed animal dog, cat or horse that they can love or be loved by might be just the remedy for college homesickness. Many studies have shown that plush stuffed animals can be a morale boost for students away at college and the more they have the more the dormitory begins to feel like home. The student may have left a Golden Retriever, or a Cocker Spaniel or a Siamese Cat or even a horse. All these specific AKC breed dog plush stuffed animals are available and many carry a very realistic resemblance to the real dog, cat or horse. So if your daughter left a Yellow Lab at home you might consider the Yellow Lab Plush Stuffed Animal shown above as a nice fall pick me up package. Real Cats are like cat plush stuffed animals in real life so your son or daughter may have left their favorite cat at home. That cat may have even been a Himalayan cat like the one shown. With those adorable eyes and soft fur the Himalayan cat is ready to help your son or daughter with college homesickness and at the same time will add character to the dormitory room. There might even be some who left a pet snake at home, or a pet bird, iguana, and even for them there are plush stuffed animals. For guys they might get a kick out of decorating their room with reptiles or tropical bird plush stuffed animals. It might give the room a beach type feeling and who knows maybe there home is near the beach. Of course their are girls and horses. Over the years a close bond can occur between a girl and her horse. For helping with this homesickness there are horse plush stuffed animals. For these situations a large horse plush stuffed animal like the one shown might be just what the doctor ordered to pick up spirits and remedy those feelings of homesickness. So remember those first few days and weeks of your own college life. Packages from home help and plush stuffed animals are a favorite for fighting those normal feelings of home sickness. Besides all plush stuffed animals are soft, huggable, fun and don’t hugs hold feel good. So many schools of course use animals as their mascots. Colleges and Universities may call themselves the tigers, eagles, bobcats, panthers, turkeys, falcons, lions, monarchs, bruins, bears, or whatever. Another way to make your student feel at home at college is to send them a wildlife plush stuffed animal of their college mascot. This might even cause the whole room or dormitory to get on the band wagon and they might even look to your son or daughter as the source for college pride, college cohesiveness and leadership. So to help with the transformation from high school student to college students plush stuffed animals can certainly help with college homesickness.