A Foolproof Way to Remove Skunk Spray Smell

A MOTHER reader shares a foolproof method to remove skunk spray smell using household items, includes recipe to remove the odor of skunk spray.
By D. Makowiak
August/September 2000
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Apply to affected man or beast and save the tomato juice for Bloody Marys afterwards.
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Here is an excellent and inexpensive skunk odor remover: hydrogen peroxide and baking soda. This mix of household ingredients helps remove skunk spray smell from man and beast. 

Here is an excellent and inexpensive skunk odor remover to remove skunk spray smell. Living in northern Wisconsin and having three dogs, I think it is a must recipe to have on hand. Mix one quart 3% hydrogen peroxide and 1/4 cup baking soda (mix as needed because it can't be stored). Apply to affected man or beast and save the tomato juice for Bloody Marys afterwards.

D. Makowiak
Herbster, WI
 








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