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Q: Cat urine in carpet

March 15, 2008 | By selena s. | 6 answers | Expired: 2213 days ago

selena s.

Ok, so other than Nature's Miracle (which I have had no luck with) what can I use to get the cat urine odor out of the carpet. I'm open to home rememdies, other products, anything. I can't seem to get the smell gone and my cat keeps using the area, one area down from three (that I know of). The vet has given her the all clear, so it's just a matter of getting up that stubborn smell, it is driving me crazy!:)

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amy c.
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Mar 19, 2008

Vinegar & Water - - ur house will smell like vinegar but its better then cat urine

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Patriciamelodini
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Mar 18, 2008

Commercial cleaners have never worked for me either. I get the best results with white vinegar. Unfortunately, you'll probably need several applications. I actually got rid of all the carpets in my house many years ago. It really made cleaning much easier -- but I live with nine animals & I realize that most people aren't that crazy.

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Anonymous
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Anonymous

Mar 15, 2008

I've had good luck with Petzyne.

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Sara S.
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Mar 15, 2008

try the Spot Bot

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Angela L.
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Mar 15, 2008

Try plain white vinegar. I haven't had to use it on cats yet, but it works great on bunny urine! Also, get a small black light. Urine will glow under black light and it will help you find any spots you missed.

After it all seems to be cleaned up, use a steam cleaner. You can rent them from a lot of places now.

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Jenny W.
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Mar 15, 2008

I would try using baking soda. Sprinkle it generously in the area and wait 30-45 minutes and then vaccuum. Baking soda is usually a pretty good odor killer & it's cheap...so worth a try. You may need to repeat process a couple times if it's really stubborn. Another idea...use a steam carpet cleaner with a pet odor formula.

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