Care Instructions Care Info: You've put a lot of care into choosing your furnishings. And with continued care at home, they should share your address for many years to come. Now for your owner's manual… Lynx Natural Striped Wool Rug 12" sq. Rug Swatch Rug pad recommended. Professional cleaning recommended. Vacuum regularly. May be used over carpeting with appropriate rug pad. Blot spills immediately with a clean, absorbent white cloth. Rotate rug frequently for even wear. Shedding may occur first 2-3 months. Frequent vacuuming recommended during this period. For the first two to three months, additional vacuuming may be necessary to manage the normal shedding that occurs.