Conquering doggy odours doesn't have to involve harsh chemicals or expensive professional services.  With a strategic approach and some pet-safe products, you can keep your home and garden smelling fresh.

For accidents and everyday doggy odours, act quickly. Blot up spills with absorbent cloths or paper towels. Pet-specific enzymatic cleaners are your best bet – the enzymes break down organic matter, eliminating odours at the source. Avoid harsh ammonia-based cleaners, as these can attract repeat marking.

For a quick refresh, sprinkle baking soda on carpets and upholstery, leave it for 15 minutes, then vacuum thoroughly. For tougher odours, use a carpet cleaner specifically designed for pet messes.

Disinfect hard surfaces like floors and countertops with a diluted vinegar solution (one part white vinegar to four parts water). Vinegar is a natural disinfectant and deodorizer, but always test on an inconspicuous area first.

Most dog beds and washable items can be thrown in the washing machine with pet-safe detergent. Hot water helps kill bacteria and eliminate odours.

For that stubborn doggy scent that lingers in the air, try baking soda bowls placed around the house. Baking soda absorbs odours naturally. Alternatively, consider an air purifier with HEPA filters to trap airborne allergens and odours.

Accidents happen in the garden too. For those unpleasant surprises, enzymatic cleaners designed for outdoor use will do the trick. Regularly pick up after your dog to prevent odours from building up in the first place.

Remember, prevention is key. Regular brushing reduces shedding and helps control doggy odours. Keeping your pup clean and well-groomed goes a long way in maintaining a fresh-smelling home and garden.

By using pet-safe products and these simple strategies, you can keep your furry friend and your living space smelling delightful.