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Washing and Drying Instructions for Dog Beds

While many of our dog beds are machine washable, methods for washing and drying dog beds vary from model to model. The following table provides specific washing and drying instructions for most of our washable dog beds. If you still have questions about washing and drying dog beds, feel free to contact the Orvis' Pet Experts.

Models of Dog Beds Washing & Drying Instructions for Dog Beds

Orvis Dog Nests With High Lofting Polyester Fill (includes TouchChew, Canvas, Print Fabric, Coventry, Quilted covers)

ToughChew Dog Beds

Wash: High Lofting Polyester Fill material can be washed in warm/cool water on gentle cycle with mild detergent.

Dry: Do not use heat to dry. Should dry on an air setting or line dry. Please note that the high lofting polyester fill material will take a very long time to dry.

Deep Dish Dog Beds

Dog Beds

Wash: Wash in warm water only with mild detergent. Do not use bleach or strong detergent.

Dry: Use delicate cycle or gentle setting with very low heat.

Waterproof Outdoor Dog Beds

Outdoor Dog Beds

Wash: Machine wash the dog bed in cold water with mild detergent.

Dry: Tumble dry in low heat or air dry.

Comfort Couch models

Comfort Couch

Wash: Machine wash in cold water with mild detergent.

Dry: Use delicate cycle or gentle setting with very low heat.

Bagel Dog Bed

Bagel Dog Beds

Wash: Wash in warm water only with mild detergent. Do not use bleach or strong detergent.

Dry: Use delicate cycle or gentle setting with very low heat.

Genuine Sheepskin Dog Beds

Sheepskin Dog Beds

Wash: Machine wash the dog bed in cold water with mild detergent.

Dry: Air dry only. Do not machine dry.

Dog's Own Lounger

Dog Lounger

Washing and Drying the dog bed:

  • Remove cushion; machine wash and dry on cool settings. Tufting prevents fiber from shifting or clumping
  • Unzip upper and lower zippers & remove bolsters. Bolsters should be hand-washed only.
  • Unzip bottom zipper and remove foam (hand-wash foam only).
  • Re-zip all zippers and wash and dry cover on cool.

Deluxe Bolster Dog Beds

Bolster Dog Beds

Washing and Drying the dog bed:

  • Unzip bolster cover; remove bolster. Do not machine-wash bolster; hand-wash only.
  • Unzip bolster cover; remove bolster. Do not machine-wash bolster; hand-wash only.
  • Re-zip covers; machine wash and dry on cool.

Buttercup Dog Beds (for cats also)

Dog Beds

Wash: Wash entire bed – machine wash cool, gentle cycle with mild detergent.

Dry: Machine dry on cool or air dry.

Scalloped Dog Beds

Dog Beds

Wash: Machine wash, gentle cycle, cool water with mild detergent.

Dry: Machine dry on low heat setting.

Couch Guardian

Couch Guardian

Wash: Machine wash, gentle cycle, cool water with mild detergent.

Dry: Machine dry on low heat setting.

Original Snuggle Ball Dog Beds

Snuggle Ball Dog Beds

Wash: Wash in warm water only with mild detergent. Do not use bleach or strong detergent.

Dry: Delicate cycle or gentle setting with very low heat.

Heated Dog Beds

Heated Dog Beds

Wash (Cover Only):

  • Unplug the Heated Dog Bed from the wall socket.
  • Carefully remove the fabric cover.
  • Covers are machine washable, gentle cycle, with warm water and mild detergent.

Dry (Cover Only):

  • Machine dry on low heat setting.

Wash (Foam insert with heating element in place):

  • Lightly hand rinse in cold water. Do not machine wash the foam insert.

Dry (Foam insert with heating element in place):

  • Allow foam to thoroughly air dry before reinserting into the dry cover. Do not machine dry the foam insert.

Heated Cat Beds

Heated Cat Beds

Wash: Remove cover, machine wash cool with mild detergent.

Dry: Machine dry on very low heat or air dry.

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