I recommend a product called SSScat. It is completely safe and harmless. You can usually purchase it on ebay. Clean the cat litter trays daily. Keep Cat Litter trays in a quiet location. Diabetes in cats can cause increased urination. Your cat may be suffering from Feline Stress.
Cats do not like to use the toilet near to where they eat. That’s not surprising neither do we! Try to reinforce positive behavior. Which Breed is right for you? There are a variety of reasons why felines bypass their litter box and urinate everywhere else in your home. If your cat is sick, has behavioral issues, is getting used to a new pet or child, or is protesting a dirty litter box, then she might opt to use your plush carpet or your new chaise lounge as a place to do her business. It’s important to consult with your veterinarian to find out why your cat isn’t using her box.
But in the meantime, if you do find urine on the new chaise lounge, don’t fret. We’re sharing 10 tips for cleaning cat urine and preventing your furniture from being given away to your sister who’s been eyeing it anyways. Grab a paper towel, and try to blot up as much of the urine as possible. If it’s a large spot and you don’t want to waste paper towels, use a cloth towel or old clothes that can be thrown away. If it’s dry, pour cold water on the stain, and blot. Avoid using detergents with ammonia in them. The «pee smell» in them might encourage your cat to mark the spot again.
Use a commercial product found at your pet store or a homemade mixture from ingredients found right in your own home. Make sure to test either of the two on a small area first. Here’s a good homemade solution: mix a water and vinegar solution. Vinegar is great for killing bacteria. This mixture is perfect for both old and new stains. Pour this concoction over the stain and soak for about 3 to 5 minutes. Note: vinegar is not good for marble or stone.
There’s nothing like good all-purpose baking soda. After the water and vinegar solution is dry, sprinkle the area with baking soda. You’re not done just yet with the homemade remedies. 1 teaspoon of dish detergent. Sprinkle this solution over the baking soda and test a small spot. Work the baking soda into the fabric or carpet. Once the spot’s good and dry, vacuum the excess baking soda.
If the stain is extremely tough, repeat the entire process again. If homemade mixing is not your thing, there are commercial products on the market that work well too. Make sure you follow the instructions carefully on these products. Just because you can’t see the stain, doesn’t mean you can’t smell the stain. Deodorizing must be part of the equation. Once again, baking soda and a mixture of detergent and water will help minimize odors. Cleaning Cat Urine from a Mattress.
The cat peed on the bed! If the urine has dried proceed to step two. Another idea from one of our readers is to use a hair dryer. That’s all there is to it. It’s as easy as that. I also recommend a product called SSScat. I bought a new mattress. I was a bit skeptical, but what did I have to lose, right? It worked like a charm, thanks a million!