Moving off to college in a completely new town or state can be a very stressful experience. Sure, it can be exciting to start fresh somewhere new, but it can also make many students homesick.
Making friends can be hard for some and overall feelings of sadness can cause many students to drop out.
One study examined the effects of animal therapy on homesick students. What were the results? You need to keep on reading to find out!
It truly is amazing to have scientific proof about how a doggy friend can really impact us positively. Being far from home can be less scary with a furry friend on your side.
Learn about how a therapy pet can help many first-year college students cope with homesickness on the next page!