Tips for People with Cat Allergies
Drs. Foster & Smith Educational Staff

Control Cat Dander

If you or a member of your family is allergic to pets, there are actions you can take to help keep allergic reactions under control and minimize discomfort. Here are some useful tips:

Clean and vacuum your home regularly to remove dander
 
Use special pet wipes to remove dander while pleasantly stroking your cat
 
Brush your cat daily to remove loose hair and use an allergy-reducing wipes
 
Keep your pet's skin healthy by feeding a high quality food and a fatty acid supplement
 
Wash your hands after handling your cat, his toys, and bed
 
See your physician and discuss possible immunotherapy or medications
 
Keep your pet out of your bedroom and close air ducts in bedrooms, if practical
 
Install a good HEPA air cleaner

Our pets are a very integral part of our lives. With careful management, we can help alleviate pet-induced allergic reactions in our homes.

Recommended Products

Vitacoat® Plus
Vitacoat® Plus
contains Omega-3 and
Omega-6 fatty acids
to promote healthy
skin and coat.
Dander Destroyer Coat Wipes
Dander Destroyer Coat Wipes
Moist, quilted wipes keep allergens like dirt & dander easily contained.
Dander Free
Cat Bath Wipes
let you wipe away coat
odors at the same time
as you condition your
cat's skin and hair coat