How to Use Borax to Clean Up Your Pet's Area

Cleaning up after our pets can be a pretty big ordeal. They can track mud and dirt into the house, tip their food and water bowls, and generally make things a bit stinky. Plus they can sometimes leave an accident or two when you least expect it. But don’t worry! Borax is an all-natural solution to help you clean up and deodorize your pet’s area.

Here's what you need

  • Borax
  • Hot water
  • Spray bottle


Step 1

Dissolve 1/2 cup of borax for every gallon of hot water

Step 2

Pour solution into spray bottle

Step 3

Spray pet beds, wipe down pet carriers & bowls

Step 4

Rinse everything with pure water

Soak pet cleaning tools in Borax solution