The £6 washing machine product that pet owners NEED – as recommended by Mrs Hinch

Mrs Hinch has wowed us with this washing machine hack to rid your blankets, clothes and more from your pet's hair – it even dissolves the hair so as not to clog up your washing machine

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Pet owner? Fed up of finding their hair in every nook and cranny in your home? You need this miracle product that Mrs Hinch introduced us to – it dissolves pet hair from clothing, blankets, towels and more, with ease. Just add Vamoosh Pet Hair Dissolver (opens in new tab)to your washing machine drawer, chuck your clothes or bedding inside, turn up the heat and pop your feet up. No more pet hair clogging up your machine as this product actually dissolves the hair, instead of just removing it from your sheets, towels, clothes...

How does it work? Active oxygen in the ingredients of this miracle formula works to break down the keratin in the pet hair, eventually dissolving the individual strands so that they can wash away without causing blockages. Zero chemicals left behind, and no harmful substances let out into the environment. An easy way to prolong the life of your washing machine, and of your pet's lovely bedding...

Keep scrolling for more on this fantastic cleaning product – click to buy it at Amazon below. 

See more on how to get rid of pet hair in our expert guide.

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Vamoosh Pet Hair Dissolver | £8 £6.90 at Amazon for 3 sachets (opens in new tab)
This miracle cleaner is the easiest thing to use, and the results are incredible. Anyone who has ever had to scoop hair from their washing machine due to blocking will understand what a lifesaver this product is – buy it in bulk to ensure you are fully stocked.

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How to use Vamoosh Pet Hair Dissolver

Vamoosh Pet Hair Dissolver

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On first use, Vamoosh suggest using two packets – especially if what you are cleaning has ingrained hair, or if it is a larger load. Pop these sachets into your washing machine drawer and set your machine to its hottest and longest cycle. Once finished, you can dry as normal...

Otherwise, after the first use, you can just use one sachet of this stuff in your machine's drawer – along with your usual detergent – and select a long, hot cycle between 85-95°C. It's that simple!

How often should I clean my pet's bed?

According to the experts, your pets bed, towels, blankets, jumpers – etc – should be cleaned once every one to two weeks. This is because they can harbour a number of germs, and they will eventually start to smell – which will rub off on your pet's coat if you're not careful. 

Annie Collyer
Head Ecommerce Editor

Hi! I'm Annie, and I'm the Head Ecommerce Editor at Real Homes. Along with my team, I'm here to review all of the products you might be considering buying for your home. As someone who lives in a flat with a small amount of storage space to work with, and with two indoor pets to clean up after, I am forever searching for stylish yet functional appliances that won't blemish my decor if I can't fit them in a cupboard. I love decorating my living room for each season, while my other hobbies include drinking a decent cup of coffee, going on park walks with my dog and enjoying an Instagrammable brunch with my husband.