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8 Vacuum Cleaners Perfect For Pets

Posted on October 15 2020

Choosing a vacuum cleaner is hard enough, never mind when you have to make sure the one you buy will pick up that stubborn pet hair!

So, we have done the hard work for you and found 8 vacuum cleaners that are designed for pet hair & have great reviews from real customers… All you need to think about is your budget and what type of cleaner would suit your needs. 

In no particular order here’s the 8 pet friendly vacuum cleaners we recommend: 

1. iRobot ROOMBA® i7+ i7550 Wi-Fi® Connected Robot Vacuum Automatic Dirt Disposal

Okay so stick with us on this one, this is one of the best robotic hoovers on the market.

This robotic hoover is an intelligent device that learns your home, finds the dirt and empties on its own…all whilst you sit on the sofa or walk the dog!

It’s the ultimate cleaning goals & links up to your iphone. Perfect if you’re constantly wanting to vac the place! It’s got 9 out of 10 stars.

It will set you back around £1000 but there is a finance option available from £30 a month and they do have many discounts that can save you up to £400!

Roboto vacuum Cleaner

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2. iRobot ROOMBA 605 Robotic Bagless Cleaner Black/Grey

If you like the sound of a robotic vacuum cleaner….(cough cough who the heck wouldn’t!) but you have a smaller budget, then this is the better option for you. 

At under £250, this is still an intelligent piece of kit, finding it’s way around your rooms avoiding stairs and eventually making it’s way back to it’s base to charge. 

You do find this on deal quite a few times of the year where you can get this at a bargain price of under £200!

I roboto Vacuum Cleaner

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3. Shark Handheld Vacuum Cleaner Single Battery

If you’re looking for something that’s kind to your bank balance and portable, the handheld options are a good alternative, these are perfect for those fiddly areas around furniture, even dogs beds and can be taken on staycations.

As seen on Mrs Hinch with 5 dogs, with a review of 4.6 stars out of 5. This lightweight, powerful and convenient vacuum is a must, even if you have a bigger vacuum cleaner!

Shark Handheld Vacuum Cleaner

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4. Shark Cordless Vacuum Cleaner Single Battery Model

This cordless cleaner is designed for tough pet hair, with its ‘flexology tool’ it can get into places where that stubborn pet hair likes to settle, areas such as under the sofa & radiators.

It was the Which best buy in the cordless vacuum category in April 2020. It comes with a 5 year guarantee and with an overall rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars this is a great middle price option. 

Shark also have a lovely scheme if you buy something off their website, they donate to the dogs trust charity & cats protection charity. They have committed to raise £33,500 for each charity every year! Wow what a great cause.

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5. Shark Cordless Vacuum Cleaner Triple Battery Model

This is one of Shark’s best models, with up to 2 hours of cleaning time, it’s sleek black finish & it’s convenient reach, charge & store anywhere feature, it’s not cheap but we believe it’s worth the investment.

This cordless vacuum cleaner can be charged anywhere in the house rather than on a docking station. It also has a brilliant TruePet feature which includes a tool that easily removes pet hair from sofas, stairs and upholstery.

This all singing, and dancing machine has 4.6 stars out of 5.

Shark True Pet Vacuum Cleaner

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6. Hoover 500 Pets Energy

With 8.3 stars out of 10 this is Hoovers best rated pet vacuum cleaner; the company offers free delivery and returns within 14 days if you’re not happy with the performance.

This machine comes with a pet hair remover, this is a device that fits onto the machine and has rotating bristles to deeply remove hairs from cushions, car seats & other textile surfaces. 

Comes with 2 batteries so you never run out of power mid vacuum!

Hoover 500 Pets Energy Vacuum Cleaner

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7. Hoover Power Capsule

If you like more of a ‘Henry the Hoover’ type of machine then this might be one for you, designed to be pulled around with you so you can focus on the actual vacuum cord.

With it’s XL bag, it’s designed so you don’t have to empty it that often which let’s be honest is a serious issue when you have pets!

A much cheaper option at just over £100.


Hoover Power Capsule

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8. Dyson Big Ball Animal 2 Plus Cylinder Vacuum Cleaner

This machine has been carefully designed to reduce the stress when vacuum cleaning your home, it’s design hygienically rejects the dirt and self-rights back to the right position when it topples over. Perfect if you have a nosy dog! 

The machines boasts on deep cleaning without the noise, also great if you have any anxious pets around who may be a little apprehensive.

Dyson Big Ball Vacuum Cleaner

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So, there you have it, 8 brilliant vacuum cleaners if you have pets! Invest in one of these and you may…just may…. Start to enjoy the cleaning J

Love the O&B Team xx


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