How to Clean a Litter Box
Cleaning the cat's litter box is rarely a favorite chore, but you can't put it off without seriously stinky consequences. Whether cleaning a covered box, a self-cleaning box or a standard litter box, you can help keep foul odors, messes and dust away by changing your cat's litter box and cleaning it at least once a week.
Some cats use a kitty litter mat under the litter box to collect any loose litter or waste. Make sure you shake this out every few days to prevent buildup, and clean the mat on the same schedule as your litter box cleaning.
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- Empty litter box. Remove all solid residue from surfaced, and blot up any excess liquid.
- Apply cleaner. Gently shake Simple Green Cat Pet Stain & Odor Remover bottle. Spray the entire litter box with cleaner and scrub the box gently with brush or cloth.
- Wipe. Wipe out the inside of the box with paper towels.
- Let dry. Make sure surfaces are dry before refilling with litter. Repeat if necessary.