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When to Use Dog Diapers

Do you have a leaky puppy or dog? One who leaks pee all over the floor, carpet, sofa, bed – in fact, leaves puddles and stains everywhere? If you have a new puppy you’re trying to house train, it’s to be expected. But if it happens with an adult or older dog, schedule a visit […]

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Infographic: 8 Household Uses for Dog Pads

Despite the name, dog pads aren’t just for dogs. And they’re not just for potty training or containing accidents, either. Here are eight alternative, household uses for dog pads that you might not have considered yet:  

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E-Book: The Pet Parent’s Playbook for Stains & Odors

Do you need to remove pet stains and odors for your home? Has your dog or cat urinated on your floor, cushions or even your bed? Or perhaps left behind the odor of an accident that went unnoticed until your nose found it? Our resident stain and odor coach, Scott Plasek, spends his days practicing […]

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Dog Pads and Their Many Uses

Did you know that dog pads are not just for helping house train your pooch? They can be used in many situations where you need strong, super absorbent, leak proof protection that’s disposable. And if you need odor control as well, dog pads provide that too. Matt Clifton, the dog pad expert with OUT!, shared […]

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Dog Pads: How to Choose and Use

In our last post about dog pads we learned that lots of layers add up to a stronger pad that will soak up pee and get rid of nasty pet odors. And pads with an added attractant (scent) will let pooches know where to go. In this post, Matt Clifton with OUT! shares his tips […]

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E-Book: Getting Tough on Pet Stains & Odors

When you’ve been destroying pet stains and odors for 30 years like Simple Solution has, you tend to learn a thing or two along the way. We recently asked them to share their best tips for cleaning pet stains, odors and other messes, and this E-book is what they gave us. We hope you enjoy it!  

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Dog Pads: Peeling Back The Layers

Dog pads can be a lifesaver for us pet parents. In fact, how did we manage before they were invented? Not great. We had to use old newspapers or rags, neither of which is very effective in soaking up urine or hiding nasty dog pee and poop smells. Thankfully, we now have dog pads to […]

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Infographic: The Anatomy of a Pet Stain

Not all pet stains are created equal, and the first step to defeating this enemy is knowing everything about it. This infographic helps you identify—and neutralize—any pet stain in your home, by looking at four key characteristics: Pet Stain Type Liquids and solid pet stains leave their own unique messes. Use paper towels to pick […]

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The Science Behind Cleaning Pet Stains And Odors

Welcome, fair readers, to the third part of our Stain and Odor series of posts. We’ve walked you through cleaning pet messes and particularly bad odors, but now we’d like to talk about the science behind cleaning; it really does takes a lab coat to create some truly innovative stain- and odor-destroying products. In this […]

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Getting Tough on Pet Stains and Odors: Part 2

Pet parents can be divided over which is worse: messy pet stains or smelly pet odors. Here at Live The Pet Life, our vote goes to pet odors, including urine smell. But we know our pets aren’t doing it to annoy us. They might have a urine infection or other illness, be anxious about something […]

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