According to a recent poll, 35% of dog owners do not wash their dog’s bedding at the recommended once a week frequency. Most people find that they don’t want the hassle of the dog hairs left behind in their washing machines or tumble dryers. However, that said, 1 in 20 of the 1000 people polled revealed that they never put their dog’s bed in the washing machine. Over 27% of us Brits also said they don’t wash their dog bed as often as they should, as they don’t feel it’s dirty. Something to think about next time you do the weekly laundry!