Manimo™ weighted animals provide deep pressure that influences the nervous system which controls the muscles, joints, bones and ligaments (proprioception). Its weight makes you aware of muscle tension and your body quickly benefits from a calming, relaxing effect. Ideal for all ages to use on thighs or around the neck as it becomes the ideal partner for relaxing moments or times that require focus or concentration. The stretchable Lycra® fabric is surface washable, pleasant to manipulate and sparkly for visual stimulation. Stuffed with non-toxic plastic pellets, which provide gentle tactile stimulation. Approximately 19”L x 14”W. Weight: 5.5 lbs.