Eco Housekeeping Tip: Pet Odor Eliminator - spray bottle, water, mouthwash, newspaper. combine 2 parts water to 1 part mouthwash spray mixture on soiled area, do not soak. Then place newspaper over the sprayed area
Lemon juice also work great as an dog urine odor remover. Mix lemon juice -- commercial or freshly squeezed -- with water and sprinkle it on your carpets. This smell is pleasant for people, but will keep your dog at bay. The citric acid is also effective
Remove pet accidents from carpet: Mix 1 part water, and 3 parts vinegar. Let it soak for 30 minutes. Mix 1 cup of hydrogen peroxide, 2 teaspoons of baking soda, and a squirt of dish-washing liquid. Shake it well. Spray, and let it soak/dry.
DIY:: Pet Urine Odor Remover: 2 parts water to 1 part mouthwash Spray area completely and lay newspaper on top The newspaper will absorb the smell completely… but if it’s an older accident you may need to do it a couple of times.
Use a bowl of Apple Cider Vinegar and a bit of dish soap, leave out overnight and you will be surprised how many fruit flies it attracts. If you have a major problem, add slices of banana to the bowl – they love the smell.
If traces of urine odor remain on your carpet from an unfortunate accident, that odor may signal to your pet that “This is where you go”. Since many pet urine stains are invisible to the naked eye, you can use a handheld blacklight to spot them.
When a dog urinates on the carpet, the best way to remove it is to act while the stain is still wet. Unfortunately, this is not always possible, especially if you are out of the house when the accident occurs. Dried dog urine stains are much more difficul
Dogs tend to return to places that have a urine odor. Dog urine has an unpleasant smell because of its enzyme, hormone and ammonia composition. Over time, the odor of the urine gets worse and is difficult to remove, especially from carpets.