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Do Tell: Are Your Pets Allowed on the Couch?

And, if so, do you put on protection first?

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juicebox07 juicebox07 6 years
My cat is allowed on the couch, but she is declawed (and rarely gets up there anyway). I am getting a kitten in another week or two, and he will not be allowed on the couch because he still has his claws. The couch belongs to my mom, so she won't allow it. I will allow him on my furniture though.
matzsmith matzsmith 6 years
No, but he thinks he is!
LittleMzFit LittleMzFit 6 years
That's such a CUTE pic! :) Yes, they are allowed, but I have soft fleece blankets laid down. The dogs are bathed & blankets washed each week.
Pistil Pistil 6 years
Yes, the dogs just kind of make themselves at home, though they are a good size and when both of them are on the couch there's no room for us!
LyuLyu LyuLyu 6 years
Naturally, she's allowed on the couch with me, with no protection. Except for when she comes in with dirty paws then she gets a mini-bath before she gets to climb up to cuddle.
SweetFirefly SweetFirefly 6 years
Panda is allowed on the couch and on the bed. He has to get in his own bed when it's lights out though. He sleeps too restlessly to stay on my bed all night.
mo_ri_ah mo_ri_ah 6 years
He's sitting right next to me, so I'm going to have to say yes! :)
MissBeat MissBeat 6 years
Yes...he is allowed...
inlove23 inlove23 6 years
Yup! We have all leather couches so they are super easy to clean. Our dogs are the reason we can't get anything but leather, it's just too hard to clean and we don't like covering them up. The dogs and cats sleep in the beds too.
TammyO TammyO 6 years
Yes they are allowed on the couch, and beds if they want and no we don't require protection.
ShaynaLeah ShaynaLeah 6 years
Yes...my dog is small though, so if I'm not already sitting on the couch she can't get up there herself. I put down a blanket, but that's more because she likes to be on/in one than for the furniture - I wanted a dog that would be a companion and my dog is exactly that - she sits next to me on the couch, sleeps on the bed, likes to lay in the sun on the deck... very fun dog :-)
reggaecupcake reggaecupcake 6 years
yes i always let him on the couch!! hes a great cuddle buddy!! and there he has his own pillow to lay on ;)
Mom-beta Mom-beta 6 years
My dog's allowed on the couch, but we do have a blanket on it. It's a white couch from pre-pet days, and we have a brown haired dog, but she's allowed even if the blankets aren't on it.
Bettye-Wayne Bettye-Wayne 6 years
My dog was definitely couch trained when I found her, and she's so small and cute, I never bothered to break her of the habit. She's possessive of the couch though! I get up for one minute, she steals my spot. We duke it out for couch space on a daily basis!
Ellenora Ellenora 6 years
Yes, Zena is allowed on the couch. No, we don't use rubber or any other sort of protection.
shetlandshake shetlandshake 6 years
Sometimes I am allowed on the couch.
kimmieb124 kimmieb124 6 years
Yes. We have dog doors and sometimes they even sneak on the furniture with muddy paws. It's easy to clean up, though, and I love snuggling with them.
la-dee-da-dee la-dee-da-dee 6 years
yeah i try to keep them off the couch, doesnt always work but its a rule! everywhere else is a-ok!
smileylo smileylo 6 years
Phoebe not only spends hew whole day on the couch with the snuggie but also sleeps in bed under the covers. She's a doxie so they love the big bed. She is not allowed on the table although i have caught glimpses of her jumping on there when we're not in the kitchen!
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