Pets have at all times been fantastic, however this yr they’ve been one thing past that. TBH, I believe I talked to my cats greater than I did to any human being for a stable few months in early-to-mid 2020, and I don’t understand how I’d be surviving the pandemic with out them. With that stated, I’ve additionally been trapped inside with their filth all yr, and it’s means worse than I ever seen again once I had extra frequent event to flee. The hair! How and why is there a lot hair?!?
Regardless of this drawback, I’ve resisted shopping for an actual vacuum—which isn’t doing me any favors—just because I don’t to spend my hard-earned monies on one thing so… vacuum-y. I would cave in the end, nevertheless, as Dyson’s Ball Animal 2, a vacuum designed expressly for the needs of cleansing up after your pet, is a loopy $200 off proper now. (And likewise as a result of I don’t need to die alone, which is my present, cat-hair-covered path.)
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This monster of a machine digs deep into carpets to extract not simply all that hair but additionally the dust your pets observe in and together with the mud of unknown origin you’re at all times drowning in. (Simply me?)
The largest promote for me on the Ball Animal, nevertheless, is that it doesn’t have a kind of brush bars for hair to wrap round—as a result of these are a) annoying and b) revolting. And it may be used on any and all surfaces, together with carpet, wooden, vinyl, and tile. It’s additionally versatile sufficient to assault any measurement house or space—which is nice as a result of that’s what my cats do, too.
I imply, I’m not going to lie and say I’m so wildly excited to purchase a vacuum, but when I’ve to do it, I might undoubtedly do worse than this beaut. And at $200 off, it’s actually a little bit of a no brainer—although I’ll have to debate it with my cats first.
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