We humans have had a fancy for keeping pets since times immemorial. Dogs are one of the oldest pets and are still highly cherished by most of the pet lovers. Statistics reveals that the pets in the home are increasing in numbers and variety too; while simultaneously, we have also developed more sophisticated living ambiances to suit our comforts and cozy lifestyles. Now this creates a contradiction and maintaining a clean home with pets emerges out as no less than a challenge. Pets have their ways and in spite of all the a and habitual refining, their presence does create aberrations in the living ambiances. The majority of the problems relate to the hairs and furs, poop and droppings and lice and flea problems among others.
Most of us, being die hard per lovers have basic skills in maintaining cleanliness at homes. Pets populate our homes like dogs, cats, and birds. Here are a few tips on how to maintain a clean home while living with our loved pets.
In order to maintain a clean home, you need dedicated cleaning and also teach to pet great habits while they are growing up. It also worth considering getting a local maid service in you area to keep up with the damage that a pet might leave.
Here are the comment problems we see:
The poop and droppings
This constitutes the foremost problem for the pet lovers who have to deal with their pet’s droppings throughout the living place and for the whole of the day. Although most of the dogs and cats develop crude habits of leaving their poops at specified places, the norm is often broken to generate headache for the pet owners. Training is the best technique and makes your pet learn in an intelligent manner by linking the food and other delights with good habits.
The hair and fur problem
This is another major concern for pet lovers who have to deal with the continuously falling hairs of the pets. The pets like dogs and cats are free to move throughout the ambiance including the sofas and beds, and their hairs are found all over the place. Hair and fur are more often a problem with certain species of dogs like Siberian Huskies and Akitas which lose their hair two times a year. The loss of hair cannot be arrested. However, the better counsel is to rely on the vacuum cleaning and brushing the linen every three days. It would also be good if you can take out some time to brush your pet outside every 2-3 days so that the loose and ready to fall hairs are removed. This would be desirable if the pet is shedding hairs.
Pests could emerge out as severe house contaminations, much beyond the cleanliness issues. The pets have to be taken care of therefore on a regular basis. Find out some time every night to look out for any such ill health symptoms in your dog or cat or any furry creatures. Fleas and lice, creep into the fur of the pets and could fall upon in the ambiances to affect the life of the dwellers. Get the vets help if your find any indication.
Pet hygiene is a preventive step, and the results directly relate to the house hygiene. Look out for the paws/claws and nails and get it properly cleaned on a regular basis. Keeping the paws and claws clean will ensure that all the contamination that is present in such places is held at minimum and does not reach our beds and linen.
Water and food separation
Make proper and separate arrangements for the pet’s water and food. People develop the habit of sharing food along with their pets that can transfer contamination to them. Love your pets, but the rational way!
Frequent change of sheets and dusting of the mats – this again is a preventive step. Try dusting of the mats, carpets frequently and wash out the linens and bed covers every 2-3 days.
These are some tips as for keeping the house clean while enjoying the company of your beloved pets too.