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How To Get Rid Of Pet Odors & Pet Hair From Clothes

You love your pet, but you do not love the stink and stains he/she leaves behind. Follow these five tips from Downy to help reduce pet-related stains and odors.


1. Use a deep-cleaning detergent

If your pet has taken a liking to your garments, it’s best to use a deep-cleaning detergent like Tide®Plus Febreze Sport that removes stains and leaves your clothes clean.

2. Add fabric conditioner

Use Downy® Liquid Fabric Conditioner to soften your clothes and help reduce unwanted pet odors.

3. Protect clothes from odors

Help protect your clothes from unwanted pet odors by adding Downy Fresh Protect to your wash.

4. Repel pet hair

Help clothes repel pet hair by completing your laundry routine with Downy Dryer Sheets.

5. Fight odors throughout your home

For pet odors outside the laundry basket, use Febreze® Pet Odor Eliminator Fabric Refresher.

Did you know?

Downy helps protect your clothes from 50 mph spinning in your washing machine.

Downy helps protect your clothes from 60 times the G Force of a space rocket launch.

Downy helps protect your clothes from a dryer hot enough to cook ribs.