Handspun dog hair or chiengora. Did you know you can spin pet hair?
Kenai Peninsula Online clarifies that the dog fur ban doesn’t apply to to hair that is brushed or shed, only to the pelts of the animals.
Custom Dog Hair Spinning
Have your pet’s hair hand-spun into a beautiful yarn, then made into a loving keepsake.
How to Wash Dog Hair before Spinning – You Tube
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The Intentional Spinner
Last Updated on June 12, 2021 by Paivi Suomi