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Best Products to Clean Up Pet Messes at Home

From leaving stray fur on the sofa to having accidents in the middle of the rug, pets make it harder to keep a clean home. Fortunately, there are products for the most common messes your beloved cat or dog leaves behind. We rounded up some of the best items to help you clean up after your pets at home.

Whisper Pet Non-Toxic Odor Eliminator

Although your four-legged friends are part of the family, they can be the stinkiest members. When you want to freshen up fabrics and other surfaces, try Whisper Pet Non-Toxic Odor Eliminator, which is safe for homes with pets and children. Spray the sofa, curtains, or chairs with a light mist and let it dry to replace the smell of wet dog. This product is non-toxic, non-allergenic, biodegradable, and perfume-free.

Nature's Miracle Stain and Odor Remover

No one wants to admit it, but many pets have accidents at home that leave behind a mess and odor. Nature's Miracle Stain and Odor Remover has enzymes that work on both the stains and the smell. In addition to handling accidents, this product can clean up drooling. Available in both a pour and a spray bottle, Nature's Miracle Stain and Odor Remover can even help set in stains that you missed. After soaking up the stain as much as possible, pour or spray the product and leave it on for 10 minutes.

Fur-Zoff Pet Hair Removal Tool

If you have a dog or cat that sheds all over the house, then you may be in an ongoing battle against pet fur. The Fur-Zoff Pet Hair Removal Tool can help remove the annoying hairs from fabrics and carpets. Made from 90% recycled materials, this environmentally friendly tool is safe for a home with pets and children. Simply sweep the Fur-Zoff Pet Hair Removal Tool across the surface that has pet hair, and it collects it. You can reuse the hypoallergenic and odor-free tool after cleaning it.

Rug Doctor Portable Spot Cleaner

Sometimes sprays and small tools are not enough to deal with pet messes. This is when you should turn to the Rug Doctor Portable Spot Cleaner. You can use it in the house or the car if taking the dog to the vet turns your backseat into a puddle. The spot cleaner removes stains and neutralizes odors in carpets, rugs, stairs, and upholstery. It promises to work on both old and new pet stains. In addition, it's easy to maneuver around the house because of wheels and a large handle.

UV Stain Detective LED Blacklight

If you notice an odor, but can't find the stain, then try the UV Stain Detective LED Blacklight. It helps you find the spots where the dog or cat had an accident you didn't see. The UV Stain Detective works like a flashlight and has 12 bright LEDs. Turn off the lights, turn on the blacklight, and find the annoying spots that you have to clean. The benefits of using this product include feeling like you are in an episode of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.

Whether you have a stubborn stain or too much pet hair, consider trying these five products. They can help you clean up pet messes all over the house and car, so you can get back to cuddling with your four-legged friend.