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I have a cat who decided to pee on my mattress today as retaliation for her litter box not being cleaned (SO's job and on his side of the bed-LOL). Okay now my question is how to get the smell out of my bed. I have cleaned it with with our upholstery cleaner, doused it in natures miracle, and in febreeze and again with natures miracle. I want to be able to sleep on my bed tonight. My SO seems to think that he is getting the couch. I may be using our mattress. Please anybody with any advice it would be greatly appreciated.

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Asked by coala at 6:31 PM on Mar. 10, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • spray vinegar on it and iron your bed....yes, iron. The steam will help to get the odor out.

    Answer by cheekycherub at 6:36 PM on Mar. 10, 2011

  • It can be very tricky to get out. Honestly the best over the counter product for odors is XO, It's sold online and on QVC, not sure if retailers carry them. DH and I own a carpet cleaning business and we either use that if a customer wants a chemical free neutralizer or we use our commercial grade "Urine Eraser" which works miracles!

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 6:36 PM on Mar. 10, 2011

  • I was referred this by another lady on here & it worked wonders! Try Nature's Miracle you can purchase at Petco or Pets mart.


    Answer by iluvmykidsxoxo at 6:42 PM on Mar. 10, 2011

  • Remember the stain is deeper than you spray so whatever product you use be sure to saturate with as much volume of water/detergent as you used. Pressing and patting will help bring some of the yuck up, not just wiping. Iron and vinegar is a brilliant help but probably will need to turn the mattress over and use a hair dryer for dampness on the other side before you can use it tonight. Then, because history tends to repeat itself go get a waterproof mattress cover!

    Answer by hotelmom123 at 12:21 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

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