Choosing Pet Stain Removal Products

Pets can add a great deal of joy and happiness to life, but along with that are sure to be a few messes that need cleaning up. When searching for the right pet stain removal products for the job, you'll have a lot of options to choose from, which can be frustrating if you don't know what to look for. You'll want to find a product that can tackle both stains and odors, but without the use of harsh chemicals and ingredients that can be harmful to you or your pets. You may also want to look for a product that can clean up a variety of stains, not just pet stains, such as Kids 'N' Pets stain remover, especially if you also have kids around. Check out the top eight questions and answers below to learn more about pet stain removal product options, so you can find the one that's right for you. 

 

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  1. Are most pet stain removal products safe to use on all types of surfaces?
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    If you've chosen a pet stain removal product that doesn't use harsh chemicals or additives, the product should be safe to use on a variety of surfaces. Always check the label before use, however, to be certain the product can be used where you need it.

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  2. Are more expensive pet stain removers better?
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    Like most products, expensive doesn't always mean the product works better, so never let price be the reason you choose a product. Instead, read reviews and check the label to make sure the product will work for your needs.

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  3. Where can I find recommendations for the best pet stain remover products?
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    Talk to your local pet store or your veterinarian for suggestions on the correct products to use when dealing with tough pet stains and odors. Friends and family can also be great resources when searching for the right product.

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  4. Can pet stain removal products be used for all types of pets?
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    A majority of pet stain removal products can be used for stains caused by a variety of pets. However, if you have a pet other than a cat or a dog, make sure the product you choose is safe to use around your pet before purchasing.

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  5. How do I know if ingredients might be harmful to my pets?
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    When shopping for pet stain removal products, stay away from products that use harsh chemicals such a bleach or ammonia. Instead, opt for one of the many pet stain removal products that are made primarily from natural ingredients, or ingredients proven safe for pets. Most cleaners marketed specifically for pet stain removal will be free from harmful ingredients, but be sure to choose a reputable brand.

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  6. Will pet stain removers harm or fade my carpet?
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    As with any cleaning product, you should always test a small, inconspicuous area before applying a stain remover to larger areas of carpet. In some cases, pet stain removers may cause fading or other damage to certain types of carpet.

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  7. Which stain removers will also remove stubborn pet odors?
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    Most good pet stain removers will also remove even the most stubborn pet odors, which is especially important, since many pets typically return to areas they've urinated or defalcated in previously. Always read labels carefully to make sure the product you're buying tackles both stains and odors, and doesn't simply try to cover the odor up with heavy perfumes or fragrances. 

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  8. Can I make my own pet stain removal at home?
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    There are several recipes online that allow you to make your own pet stain remover, and most use ingredients commonly found in most households, such as baking soda, vinegar and dish detergent. Homemade recipes can be as effective as store-bought, in many cases.

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