This 8ft hand free is perfect for the avid walker or jogger! It is adjustable to your waist size, & easy to clean with warm soapy water. Our material is rot, mildew, abrasion, and UV fade resistant. Which means that it can be subjected to weather, abuse, and time without looking like it has experienced alot of wear. It also dries quickly, is somewhat elastic, and is much slower to acquire bad smells, making it the perfect material for your pooch!