A 37-year-old member asked:
I have cat allergies. is subletting an apartment where a cat lived 2 years ago a good idea?
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Allergy and Immunology 33 years experience
Yes and no: Pet dander can linger in homes for up to a year after a pet is removed, if not thoroughly cleaned. If a thorough cleaning especially of carpet, drapes, furnace filter is accomplished, the amount of cat dander from 2 years ago should be minimal.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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