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Have Pets? Here's Why the Best Leather Sofas Are up to the Task

Pets are a happy addition to any home. So happy, in fact, that you can easily get carried away. In the heat of the moment, you may neglect that some small adjustments are needed.

One example is the measures you'll need to take to keep your furniture safe - especially valuable items like sofas.

That's why you need to shop for the best leather sofas around. Don't worry - it's not too hard. Plus, we can help you out with some advice.

Don't Choose According to Looks

Some would say that microfiber sofas are a safe bet. Well, they do look comfortable and very appealing. However, in the long run, they can be a real headache when it comes to maintenance.

Throw pets into the mix, you can already envision how you'll spend your Saturday mornings - tidying up the sofa set. 

Microfiber and ultra-suede sofas actually make water stains or marks more prominent. Even if your pet only sits on the couch for a moment, the fabric will retain the dust or the small particles of dirt they have on their paws. Plus, let's not forget the pet hair.

These fabrics may look very cozy, indeed, but they are hard to maintain general. So, imagine how much time you'll end up spending on that if you have a pet.

Leather Is a Better Option - Both Efficient and Appealing

Out of all the choices on the market, leather comes closest to being ideal

Why? Here are a few reasons:

  • It's ideal for owners for have large dogs as pets. Traditional and modern leather styles both do the job - just make sure they are sturdy and high-quality.
  • The best leather sofas can easily deal with scratches. Most of the time, quality leather endures a lot of 'pet situations,' if we can call them like that.
  • Cleaning dirt, hair, or slobber is extremely simple. A damp cloth will suffice. Other sofa fabrics can be cleaned relatively easily as well, but, with leather, it's just so time-efficient - and cost-effective as well.

What Do the Best Leather Sofas Look like?

As stated before, no fabric is completely foolproof, but leather seems to be the best option in this regard.

After all, no other material proves to be both practical and aesthetically pleasing.

Speaking of aesthetics, feast your eyes on these outstanding choices:

This leather sofa is just one of the many options we offer at Wellington's Fine Leather Furniture. It is covered in top grain leather, which is known to be the best.


This sofa is both practical and easy on the eyes. The quality is obvious. Plus, you get to enjoy a traditional look, as well as an energetic vibe that fits a pet owner's home.


Contrary to popular belief, the best leather sofas for pet owners don't only come in dark tones. This comfortable piece is what might be missing from a pet-friendly living room.

If you're not convinced light colors can hold up to the challenge, here's a decent compromise. Moreover, its chic yet modern aspect doesn't cause it to skip out on its quality.

Make Sure You Make the Right Choice

Even with leather, you need the best quality (top grain). After all, you don't want to end up spending money on repairing, fixing or replacing furniture items that don't last.

In our store, you'll be sure to find the best leather sofas on the market. Plus, we make sure you enjoy cost-efficient offers too.

So don't hesitate to browse through the offers and contact us if you need any help.

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