Because accidents do happen! The Protector Pad is great for older pets or puppies in training. Use it at home or in the car when you're on the go. Offers lush and soft feeling of suede with out the high price. Unbelievably similar to real suede, but a lot easier to care for. Machine washable and vary pet friendly. 100% polyFeatures and benefits: Just "throw" it on the couch to protect your furniture from pet hair and accidents... not that this isn't a winning proposition for your pet, too. Protector Pad is machine washable for easy cleaning.