DIY: Homemade Cat Litter Deodorizer

When it comes to the best cat litter deodorizer, homemade may be best. Not only are DIY litter box deodorizers cost-effective, but you can also control the ingredients that go into it.

So, how do you make your own homemade cat litter deodorizer? Here’s a simple recipe:



  1. Place a cup of baking soda in a zippered freezer bag.
  2. Add a few drops of your choice of essential oils to the bag.
  3. Shake well then let the baking soda sit overnight to absorb the fragrance.
  4. Clean out the litter box and wipe it down with hot water.
  5. Let the litter box air dry then sprinkle a layer of the baking soda over the bottom of the box.
  6. Pour in a layer of odor control cat litter.
  7. Sprinkle some additional baking soda over the cat litter or mix it in, if you prefer.

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