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Coming home to a pee stain on your lovely carpet or rug can be a horrible experience, but the good news is it can be fixed with a bit of work.

  • The first thing you need to do before you start to remove pet odors from your rug is to remove anything that will be affected by the cleaning process. This may include things like ornaments, table lamps, ornaments, pictures and anything else you don’t want to be damaged by the cleaning products that you are going to use.
  • Next you need to vacuum your carpets. It is best to do this with a vacuum cleaner that has a beater bar because this will help to get rid of the dirt and hair that can be deep down in your carpet.
  • After the vacuuming has been done you need to clean the carpet with a commercial pet odour cleaner. Make sure to follow the instructions on the cleaning product that you are using for the best results.
  • The next step is to use a carpet shampooer. If you don’t have one you can use a mop and bucket. Mix the carpet shampoo with the water and apply this to the carpet. Use a scrubbing brush to work the carpet shampoo into the carpet.
  • Then you need to rinse the shampoo off. You need to make sure that you get as much of the shampoo removed as possible because any shampoo left in the carpet can cause it to go mouldy. After you have rinsed the carpet you can dry it using a clean towel. Make sure that you get as much water out of the carpet as possible.
  • The final stage is to vacuum your carpet, if the pet odour is still there you need to repeat the process again. This will usually remove any of the remaining odour and stains.

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Tackling the Root Cause

If your dog is urinating in the house, you can be sure that there is a reason. Dogs are not known to be compulsive drinkers, so he or she must have a reason to do so. First, you need to check if your dog is incontinent. Sometimes, dogs may be incontinent in one area of the house. For example, an old dog may have accidents in the bedroom or kitchen while the dog is asleep. Also, if your dog has had surgery in the past, he may be experiencing incontinence.

Incontinence may be caused by a number of factors. If your dog has had any surgeries in the past, a urinary tract infection may be the cause for incontinence. If your dog is urinating in the house, he could be suffering from a urinary tract infection. To treat your dog for a urinary tract infection, you should take him to the vet as soon as possible. If you are not sure whether your dog is incontinent, you should ask your vet to give your dog a urine analysis. If there are abnormalities in the urine, your vet will advise you on the next course of action.

If the urine analysis comes back normal, there may be another reason your dog is urinating in the house. Dogs may pee in the house if they are marking territory. Dogs are not allowed to urinate in an area that is already marked, so he will go to another area. This is why dogs tend to urinate in the house. Dogs will also mark territory if they are angry with their owner. This may be caused by other factors, such as a new dog or a loud party. If your dog is marking territory, you should speak with your vet about the cause of your dog’s anger. You should also consider keeping the dog in a crate when your house is full of people or other pets.


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If your dog is marking territory, he may also be peeing in the house because he is bored. Dogs are known to be very active animals. If your dog is not getting enough exercise, he can become bored. Bored dogs are known to get into trouble, such as peeing in the house. If your dog is peeing in the house, you should make sure he gets enough exercise. You can take your dog for a walk every day, or you can enroll your dog in a dog obedience class.

If your dog is peeing in the house, he may also be doing so because he is stressed. Dogs can become stressed when they are in a new environment. This may be why your dog is peeing in the house. If you move into a new house, your dog may pee in the house because he is stressed. If you are moving to a new house, you should take your dog for long walks right before the move. This will ease your dog’s stress and help him adjust to his new home.