Get Poison Oak Before It Gets You Wear rubber gloves. Use a barrier cream, such as a lotion containing bent quantum, on your arms and skin not protected by gloves. Ref: CDC prevention tips Use copious amounts of cool water, for a long period of time. Use a "degreasing" soap, such as Dawn dishwashing detergent, to remove the oils from your pet's coat.
Learn What Poison Ivy Looks Like at Different Times of the Year