Every time you wash it you're losing some yeast, it just happens. To some extent it doesn't matter when you're making starters, you just have to do more steps or bigger starters.
Primary: I'm moving - so empty, so empty...
Secondary: What sorcery is this?
Bottled: Jus' A Wee Bi' Heavy, Haughty Sahti Saison-Esque
Kegged: End of the World Stout, Winter is Coming Christmas Ale
Future: Alchemist Heady Topper Clone, Yooper's DFH 60 Minute Clone, Hefeweizen, Session Bitter