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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.