Whether you have a dog, cat, hamster or other animals, it is important for you to make him/her cage always clean. By cleaning the cage, you will find that it will be free from odor, and a healthy and comfortable environment. You will also find that this will ensure the sanitary of the environment so that this will reduce the chance of illness to your pet and your family caused by transmitting germs.
When you want to clean your pet cage, you should remove the pet to a safe place. Make sure that he/she feels comfort during the cleaning process. For example, you can ask your kids to take your dog to yard. If your pet is a hamster, you can make him/her to play in an exercise running ball.
After that, you should take all the accessories of the cage out. If there are any choking hazards or broken toys, you should throw them away. You should wash the litter pans, food bowls, toys, hiding houses and other accessories in the sink.
Additionally, you should also clean your pet bedding and other textiles in the cage and wash them. Make sure that you clean them properly. For better result, you can use softener so that the bedding and the textiles will be soft for your pet.
After the cage is free from the accessories, you can start washing it. In this case, you can wash the cage and the accessories together. Soak them in hot water before you scrub all surfaces of the cage and the accessories. For this, you can use a sponge or a scrub brush with antibacterial soap. After that, you have to rinse them with hot water.
Then, you should dry the cage and all the accessories by using towel. After that, you can place the accessories back in clean cage. Refill the water and food that your pet needs. After everything is ready, place your pet back to the cage. Those are simple things that you can do to ensure the cleanliness of your pet cage. By doing those things, you will find that your pet will have nice place to stay.