Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

How can I control cat hair in my house?

I love the cat, she stays. Any other ideas?

Answer Question

Asked by lmt_mom2010 at 9:08 PM on Jan. 13, 2011 in Home & Garden

Level 17 (3,325 Credits)
Answers (6)
  • Sadly I'm down to 10 cats now. Its hard with my side effects from 3 brutal Chemos. But I do what I can! I love my Cats. Hair isn't that bad! Vacuum well. Use special dusters?

    Answer by Angellinda at 9:11 PM on Jan. 13, 2011

  • Vacuum and we get ours shaved. That cuts down on a lot of dander issues. There is one chair they have deemed their favorite so I put a beach towel down on it so it gathers the hair and mess and wash that once a week. Also clumping kitty litter helps with the tracking mess.

    Answer by blogginmomma at 9:34 PM on Jan. 13, 2011

  • Groom the cats and a good vacuum cleaner that really picks up cat hair. Many of then do not do it well.

    Answer by janet116 at 11:40 PM on Jan. 13, 2011

  • Brush the cat, shave the cat.

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 8:25 AM on Jan. 14, 2011

  • mine stays too, love the cat, the cat never lips me back, ha ha, i vacuum a lot more, and yes there is hair, i tell everyone, i am lucky i have white rugs, the cat is white, ha ha, i wanted black granite floors, and hubby is like, honey, what about the cat??? hmm, that would look horrid, black granite, and my kitty ha ha, too many coffees this morn, i am chirpy!

    Answer by gardenchic at 10:21 AM on Jan. 14, 2011

  • vacuum the floor and couches at least 2x weekly, also groom the cats regularly.

    Answer by gwen20 at 12:28 AM on Jan. 15, 2011

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.