How to Get Dog Hair Out of Your Car

Land Rover Interior


If you have a dog that likes to go for car rides around Clearwater, chances are you’ll find a fair amount of dog hair in your car. But you don’t have to live with it stuck in the seats forever–follow our tips for getting dog hair out of your car, from diy hacks to recommended products. Contact us if you have any questions!

Hacks for Removing Dog Hair with Household Items

A lint roller or a vacuum are great tools to remove pet hair from your car, but if you don’t have a lint roller or a way to plug in your vacuum near your car, try these other solutions from household items for a quick fix:

  • Duct Tape/Packing Tape
  • Damp Rubber Kitchen Gloves
  • Fabric Softener Sheets
  • Velcro Curlers: Just be sure to clean them again before human use!
    You can even check your party supplies for a latex balloon–when inflated, you can use static electricity by rubbing a balloon over an area to collect hair.

Recommended Products for Removing Dog Hair

Fabric seats are more difficult to clean dirt and hair out of than leather seats. Below are product recommendations for removing dog hair out of fabric seats–keep in mind that many of these products might scratch leather seats, and a microfiber cloth and lint roller will work well if your interior is leather.

  • Pet Hair Roller: Resembles a swiffer but with an ultra-sticky lint roller at the end.
  • Fabric Sweeper: This hand-held tool uses two rollers in conjunction to remove pet hair and trap it in a compartment on the device.
  • Pet Hair Brush with Rubber Bristles: This product has different size rubber bristles on each side of the brush, to use either on your pet directly or on upholstery.
  • Grooming/Deshedding Glove: Wear this while you are petting your dog or cat to remove loose hair, or use it to collect hair in hard-to-reach crannies of your vehicle.
  • Pet Hair Removal Mitts: These soft mitts can gently remove dog hair from more delicate fabrics or leather upholstery without scratching it.
  • Fur Remover Broom: If you have dogs that shed A LOT, this rubber bristle broom is good for large surface areas, like an overall sweep of the seats, floor, or cargo area.

More Tips for Dog Owners

  • Reduce the amount of dog hair that gets in your Discovery Sport or Range Rover by brushing your dog regularly. This will collect shedding hairs preemptively that might otherwise be deposited in the car.
  • Do you have a garden plagued by rodents or deer? These critters are repelled by the scent of human and dog hair, so if you put hair sheddings or clippings into a breathable burlap bag and place it next to a plant, or just sprinkle it around the edge of your garden, you may have less issues with garden pests.

Get More Tips at Land Rover Tampa

The Land Rover Tampa parts center also offers genuine Land Rover accessories to make pet hair removal easier, like in-vehicle vacuums, removable seat covers, and more. If you have questions or need more car tips, contact the Brandon-area service department!

More From Land Rover Tampa

  • 2020 Range Rover Sport Towing Capacity

    Are you wondering how much can a Range Rover Sport tow? The 2020 Range Rover Sport towing capacity is quite incredible, reaching up to 7,716 pounds depending on the engine option you choose. Engine options include diesel, MHEV (mild hybrid electric vehicle), supercharged gas options, and even a PHEV powertrain (plug-in hybrid electric vehicle). Get…

  • Discover the 2020 Range Rover Interior

    Underneath the sharp and rugged exterior of the 2020 Land Rover Range Rover lies one of the most luxurious and spacious cabins on the market today. For those around Clearwater who prefer to take their adventures in mature elegance and the most innovative upgrades, we suggest stepping inside the 2020 Range Rover interior. With a…

  • 2020 Land Rover Range Rover Colors

    With the Land Rover Range Rover colors available, Brandon car shoppers can showcase their style through their new luxury vehicle. With a variety of Range Rover paint colors available, you won’t have trouble finding the one that fits your needs the best. Learn more about the Range Rover HSE colors, the other exterior paint choices,…

Saved
Saved Vehicles ×

SAVED VEHICLES

You don't have any saved vehicles!

Look for this link on your favorites:

Save

Once you've saved some vehicles, you can view them here at any time.

Contact
Contact Us ×

Sales

813-930-2505

Call Now

Service

813-375-3500

Call Now

Parts

813-375-3500

Call Now

Roadside Assistance

800-637-6837

Call Now

11301 N Florida Ave • Tampa, FL 33612

Get Directions

Today's Hours:

Open Today! Sales: 8:30am-8pm

Open Today! Service: 7am-7pm

Open Today! Parts: 7:30am-6pm

Land Rover Tampa

11301 N Florida Ave Tampa, FL

Phone:

http://maps.google.com/?q=11301%20N%20Florida%20Ave%2C%20Tampa%2C%20FL%2033612

Parts

Phone: 813-375-3500

11301 N Florida Ave Tampa, FL

Sales

Phone: 813-930-2505

11301 N Florida Ave Tampa, FL

Service

Phone: 813-375-3500

11301 N Florida Ave Tampa, FL
28.0521333 -82.4589012
Land Rover Tampa 28.0521333, -82.4589012.