Having problems with your Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?

Animal vac gets dog hair in the HEPSA filter,

\015 Dyson purple DC-17 Animal vac gets dog hair in the HEPA filter, requiring cleaning every other use, not every 6 mo like the ad says. Any tips on how to keep this from happening? Am I not emptying the cyclone bin in time? Once around the house and I dump it. Seems the waste does not want to stay in the cyclonic bin properly.\015

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