Care Instructions Care Info Fonda Grey Striped Cowhide 5'x8' Rug For indoor use only. Professional cleaning recommended. Professional dry extraction cleaning recommended. Shake to clean. Do not let sit in standing water. Roll face out when moving or storing. Oils in hide are a natural dirt repellent. Rug pad recommended to prevent slipping, to prevent color transfer to carpeting or floors, to protect the finish on varnished floors, and to protect the rug from heavy furniture. Blot spills immediately with clean, dry cloth. Rotate periodically to ensure even wear. Vacuum regularly without the beater bar turned on (or on highest pile setting) to preserve the life of the hide.