The 10 Best Carpet Cleaners For Pets

Updated November 06, 2018 by Jeff Newburgh

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We spent 26 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top choices for this wiki. Pets provide a lot of love to their human owners, but they also leave behind messes that can be a real pain to eliminate. Whether it's a traditional upright unit or a model using a wet/dry operation, our menagerie of powerful carpet cleaners is capable of vacuuming, brushing, and removing all those pesky spots and contaminants from the toughest locations on both rugs and hard floors. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best carpet cleaner for pets on Amazon.

10. Hoover T-Series

9. Dirt Devil Razor

8. Bissell SpotBot

7. Rug Doctor Portable

6. Bissell Cleanview

5. Shark Rotator TruePet

4. Hoover Power Scrub Elite

3. Dyson Ball Animal 2

2. Bissell ProHeat Revolution

1. Rug Doctor Mighty Pro X3

Editor's Notes

October 31, 2018: Added Rug Doctor Mighty Pro X3, Portable, and Bissel SpotBot for their preset cleaning cycles, dedicated motor brushes, and ease of transport. Also included the Dyson Ball Animal 2 due to its ability to automatically raise or lower its base plate depending on the carpeting. Also added Bissell ProHeat Revolution for its foot-activated pretreater and wet/dry operation. Kept considering versatility in terms of application and maneuverability of the tools.


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Last updated on November 06, 2018 by Jeff Newburgh

A dedicated writer and communications professional spending his days lost in the intricacies of both proposal and freelance writing. When not sharing the knowledge of both fully and self-insured medical benefits to employer groups of all industries within California, Jeff Newburgh can be found at home spending time with his family and 3 dogs, pondering the next chew toy to be thrown, while kicking back and relaxing with a nice glass of red wine.


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