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Whether you own a cat, a dog, or both, you have probably gotten covered in hair more than a few times throughout the course of life. While most of us are able to grin and bear it, there are many of us who cannot stand the sight of this hair. Even when we try our best to handle the problem with a lint brush, it feels like we are unable to escape from the issue.

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If the hair is still stuck on your clothes after you run them through the washing machine, this is your chance to make a change. For starters, any clothing that is going to be washed needs to be placed in the dryer first. The heat and the force of the air will remove the pet hair from your clothing. You’ll want to make sure that the lint filter is empty once you are done because it is probably going to be quite full!

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Once it comes time to place the clothes in the washing machine, add half a cup of distilled vinegar. The vinegar works to remove the residue and pet hair from your wardrobe.

Looking to get rid of pet hair that is clinging to your household furniture? Fabric furniture can be especially challenging. Grab a shower squeegee or a slightly damp cloth when you’re ready. These tools are amazing when it comes to removing pet hair. Your vehicle’s upholstered seats can also be cleaned this way.

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Pet owners know that these tasks are simply a fact of life. If you would like to reduce the amount of pet hair that you have to deal with on a regular basis, you can also brush them consistently. This will keep their shedding under control and give you a chance to snag all of the loose hair.

By taking the time to practice these tips, you can significantly reduce the amount of hair that you are forced to deal with. Pets are our best friends, but they can be messy!