Having a dog or cat at home can be one of life’s greatest joys, but playing with your pets can leave a lot of unwanted hair on your clothing. Removing pet hair from your laundry does not have to be a daunting task. Check out these tips for getting cat and dog hair out of clothing before you wash them, and get a first look at the newest innovations from Maytag brand to help simplify pet hair removal.
CAN DOG OR CAT HAIR CLOG A WASHING MACHINE?
Yes, it is possible pet hair can clog a washing machine if excess debris is collected. Wet clumps of hair in the washer can also affect performance if caught in the drain line, which may call for washer repairs. Maytag brand provides dependable service options and resources to help keep your appliances running smoothly.
The new Maytag® Pet Pro washer is built to remove and trap pet hair. Press the Pet Pro option to activate the built-in Pet Pro Filter and remove 5x more pet hair.1
HOW CAN YOU PREVENT PET HAIR FROM GETTING ON CLOTHES?
Follow these tips to prevent pet hair from getting on your clothes:
- Regularly sweeping hardwood floors and vacuuming fabric and upholstery can help get rid of pet hair before it gets on your clothing.
- Routinely grooming and brushing your pets can help tackle shedding and loose hair at the source.
- Periodically, shake and wash pet bedding to help get rid of excess hair.
HOW DO YOU KEEP PET HAIR OUT OF THE WASHER AND DRYER?
Using a lint roller to capture dog and cat hair on clothing and following preventative tips, like vacuuming upholstery and brushing your pets, can help get rid of pet hair before you place items in your washer and dryer. This is ideal to keep your washer clean and help prevent dryer vents from clogging, so your appliances can continue to provide consistent, dependable performance on laundry day.
EXPLORE MAYTAG® WASHERS AND DRYERS FOR ALL YOUR LAUNDRY NEEDS
Conquer pet hair like a pro with the Maytag® Pet Pro System, or shop all Maytag® washers and dryers to find the right fit for you. Select washers from Maytag brand also feature the Extra Power® button that helps boost stain fighting for a cleaning you can depend on. Discover the dependability and consistent performance for your next washer and dryer set.