These Are the Best Carpet Cleaners for Stubborn Pet Stains
Pets are wonderful companions and playmates, but cleaning up after them can be a chore—especially when it seems the potty-training stains and muddy paw prints will never come out of the carpet. Pets come with messes, but that doesn't mean you have to live with the aftermath (or keep buying new rugs). There are tons of great carpet cleaners on the market with powerful suction and stain-fighting power to keep your flooring in fabulous condition—without making you spend hours scrubbing the floor.
Not only can you remove unsightly stains, but most carpet cleaners for pets come with animal-specific features like odor removal, spot treatment, and hair pick-up. Keep your carpets looking and smelling fresh and clean with these high-quality carpet cleaners for pets. From 3-in-1 portable spot cleaners to full-size upright vacuums, these are our favorite picks.
- Best Overall: Bissell ProHeat 2X Revolution Max Pet Pro Carpet Cleaner
- Best Automatic: Hoover SmartWash Pet Automatic Carpet Cleaner
- Best Lightweight: Hoover PowerDash Pet Compact Carpet Cleaner
- Best for Stairs: Bissell SpotBot Deluxe Portable Carpet Cleaner
- Best Budget: Bissell TurboClean PowerBrush Pet Carpet Cleaner
- Best Cordless: Bissell Pet Stain Eraser Cordless Spot Carpet Cleaner
- Best Heavy Duty: Hoover Power Scrub Deluxe Carpet Cleaner
- Best Handheld: Bissell Little Green Portable Spot and Stain Cleaner
- Best for Rugs: Bissell Crosswave Pet Pro Vacuum Cleaner
- Best Spray: Nature's Miracle Dog Stain & Odor Remover Spray