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by The Molekule Insights Team

Air Purifiers for Pet Owners: Managing Pet Hair, Dander, and Air Quality

Pets are beloved members of our families, but they can also bring a host of challenges, especially when it comes to indoor air quality. From shedding to dander, pets can significantly impact the air we breathe. That’s where air purifiers enter the picture. Let’s explore how air purifiers can help pet owners manage pet hair, pet dander, and overall air quality. Plus, we’ll check out a few testimonials from Molekule customers so you can see what people are saying about Air Pro and Air Mini+.

A glowing five-star customer review

Identifying the Problem

Pet dander is a common allergen that can trigger respiratory issues and allergies in both humans and other pets. It’s basically tiny flecks of skin shed by furry animals like cats, dogs, rabbits, and even birds, which can trigger allergic reactions. Pet hair, while not an allergen itself, can collect dust, pollen, and other allergens, making indoor air quality worse and contribute to respiratory irritation.

A deeper look at dog fur

How an Air Purifier Can Help

Air purifiers use fans to pull air through filters and release the purified air back into the room, capturing airborne pollutants like pet hair, pet dander, and many other contaminants along the way. While many devices use HEPA filters that offer >99.97% particle capture efficiency, Molekule purifiers use additional PECO and carbon filter stages in a special three-stage filter called the PECO-HEPA Tri-Power filter to deliver exceptional FDA-cleared air purification that conventional purifiers simply don’t offer. 

Two Aussies looking guilty about how much fur the Molekule filter captured

Photoelectrochemical Oxidation (PECO) is proprietary technology devised by the R&D team here at Molekule that uses the power of light and free radicals to actually destroy organic pollutants like pet dander, mold spores, pollen, and other allergens. Coupled with a third carbon filter, Molekule purifiers capture, destroy, and neutralize your air at home, providing you with cleaner, healthier, and fresher air to breathe.

A Burmese Mountain Dog next to a filter full of her fur

Why Pet Owners Need an Air Purifier

For pet owners, air purifiers offer several key benefits:

  • Reduced Pet Hair and Dander: HEPA and PECO filters are effective at capturing pet hair and dander, helping to reduce the amount of these allergens in the air.
  • Improved Air Quality: By removing pet-related allergens as well as other pollutants, air purifiers can improve overall indoor air quality, creating a healthier environment for both pets and their owners.
  • Possible Allergy Relief: For individuals with pet allergies, air purifiers may provide relief by reducing the presence of allergens in the air.
  • Odor Elimination: Molekule air purifiers are equipped with activated carbon filters, which can help eliminate pet odors, keeping your home smelling fresh.
A happy pup with its Molekule squeaky toy rests near Air Pro

What Molekule Customers Are Saying


"We’re a dog friendly home, but the dander causes my son’s allergies to act up. Not only that, he has terrible seasonal allergies. The Molekule Mini+ has helped keep the air in his room clean and I was pleasantly surprised to see how much dust the pre-filter captures. We now own 6 Molekules, 3 upstairs and 3 downstairs. I love walking into a clean, fresh smelling home. Whenever friends visit they also comment on how great it smells here, even with our 100lb dog laying around! Love our Molekules!"-Cheryl, Verified Buyer



"What a difference it has made in my whole house. We recently got a dog whose dander was bothering me and that is gone. The air in the front room as well as what circulates around the house is much fresher and noticeably lower in irritants."-Heith K., Verified Buyer (5 star rating)



"Wow! My stinky garage office, where the “cat box” lives, is finally stank-free! Bravo!”-Peter G., Verified Buyer



"We have a couple of cats at home with newer construction. We felt like we had too much dust despite our attention to cleaning. After receiving an email about the Molekule, we decided to give it a try in our bedroom. After a couple of weeks of use, it may sound crazy but the air is noticeably different. The dust has been cut down considerably."-Anderson H., Verified Buyer



"I highly recommend all of Molekule’s Air Purifiers (I have 3 different types and a total of 4 in my house). My family and I are huge fans of this company! Cleaner air, less dust, quiet, and it even collects pet hair… you can see it all every time we change the filters."-Karen B., Verified Buyer


If you want to get pet hair, pet dander, and pet odors under control in your home, air purifiers are a valuable tool for improving your air quality. By choosing the right air purifier and using it correctly, pet owners can create a healthier indoor environment for themselves and their pets. Whether you're dealing with allergies, odors, or simply want to breathe cleaner air, an air purifier can make a significant difference.

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