Cowhide is a naturally stain resistant and repellant material. If cleaning is necessary spot clean with a damp towel. Never submerge any leather products in water.
Initial shedding may occur around the edges where the hide has been cut, This will go away with time.
Our black leather is treated and can withstand rain and day to day use. If you wish, you can apply a protective leather spray. Never submerge leather in water, spot clean with a damp towel if necessary.