Pets are amazing aren’t they? They’re cute, cuddly, endlessly entertaining and they love you unconditionally. What’s not to love about pets?

The fur. That’s what.

Oh. my. goodness. The fur.

At our house we have 2 fluffy tuxedo cats, Sammy and Oreo, and one short-haired Jack Russell/Sharpei cross named Chuck. Chuck looks like he doesn’t shed much but he’s actually worse than the two cats combined!

I really had no idea what I was in for when we got all of these pets. We started out with just Sammy and he was just so easy-going, and easy to care for, and of course cute, that we just kept getting suckered into more and more pets. And then I realized that I had some learning to do about how to deal with all of this fur!

Awesome! Some of the best tips, tricks, and products that really help keep the pet hair down in your home!

That’s our sweet Sammy. He’s handsome for sure, but the more he grows, the more fur he has to leave all over the house!

Over the last few years, I’ve definitely picked up a few tricks to keep this situation under control so I thought I’d share them with you here today!

Vacuum your house

Yes, it’s true. Sometimes the most obvious answer to your problem is the right one. Increasing your vacuuming frequency will definitely make a big…

This is an excerpt from the article How to keep your home from being taken over by pet fur! which originally appeared on The Creek Line House.