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How to get pet odor out of the carpet?

We just got a chocolate lab puppy (<3) and he's not house trained because we are going to keep him outside. But while he's in he just pooped on the carpet.....and it stinks! Any suggestions would be appreciated!

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Step one - pick up the poop
Step two - clean the carpet with something
If you didn't leave it sitting there then it shouldn't have gotten into the carpet to cause any major lingering odors.....and chances are the dog pooped in the house because of his instinct to mark territory, so he will more than likely try to do this whenever he does come in the house, and it's a puppy so it doesn't really know any better, to a puppy the world and everything in it is it's bathroom......why have a dog if you plan on leaving it outside?

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All dogs are NOT meant to stay inside...
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Leaving a dog out all the time is cruel! Why have one?
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No it's not, keep your opinions about that to yourself
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No advice on the carpet problem, but it is always a good idea to house break a dog even if it is going to be an outside dog. In cases of severe weather (extreme heat, cold, whatever), the dog being ill or injured and needing to be inside, or just someone accidentally leaving a door open, it's just as well if the dog has "inside" manners as well.

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Good idea.
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Take the dog outside to poop for heaven's sake. All dogs should be house trained. What's wrong with people?

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Agree, ideally pups & dogs should never be allowed to think it's OK to poop in the house, but accidents do happen. :(
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i agree with you but they want to keep the dog outside when he is older so house traingin to them is unnesasry in there minds.
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Dogs kept outside, sigh... What's the point of having a dog if you're only going to keep it away from it's family. No further comment.
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(I mean, not you, them.)
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i got it.:)
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All dogs are not meant to stay inside! There are many reasons....
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And there's not anything wrong with me, thank you very much. I'm not a dog expert, and I don't work miracles by any means...
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Sorry morgan, no offense intended. Dogs are pack animals & they're happiest & healthiest when they are w/ their packs. If you don't have other dogs to keep them company, (?) they become absolutely miserable. In other words, you & your family are your dog's pack. Without you for company & closeness, most suffer, very unhappy. As a dog owner you have to keep this in mind. Otherwise your buddy w/ act-out. Barking incessantly, running away, be hyperactive & uncontrollable. Not to mention very lonely. Dogs left outside, alone, most of the time, is one of the saddest things I know, jmo.
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Okay, we have a fence that is under the ground. I am outside every day with him.
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Have heard white vinegar does wonders. Wet the spot thoroughly then blot & repeat until the stain is gone. A baking soda & warm water solution w/ work as well. Wet & blot, repeat. When the spot is dry, vacuum up any dried soda. (I've tried this & it works very well at eliminating pet odors.) Also suggest, now that you have a pup, that you invest in a Bissell Little Green Machine wet vacuum/steam cleaner, or an upright model version. (Or any other brand you like.) You will need it. Not just for "accidents" but for wet muddy paw prints throughout the house.

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I've been using LA's Totally Awesome (spray) - and it is.

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I use the store brand foaming carpet cleaner. You can also use the Tiddy cat carpet granular to get the odder out. however you must house train even if you want to keep I him outside because when he gets older and is too old to sleep on the hard ground outside you are going to need to bring him in and tack care of him plus if anything ever happens and he goes to the vet and will need to rest for a long time you will need to bring him in for that to so potty training is what really needs to happen.

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If you intend on leaving that poor dog outside alone. Then I have no intention of telling you how to clean your carpet.

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