Litter Box Odor Control?

How do I keep the litter box from smelling?

Scoop Daily. The best way to reduce litter box smells is to get rid of the stuff that’s smelly. ….Wash Thoroughly. ….Replace the Boxes. ….Add More Well-Sized Boxes. ….Ventilate. ….Baking Soda. ….Clean Messes Quickly and Thoroughly.

Why does my cat's litter box smell so strong?

When urea, the main component of urine, decomposes, the highly volatile ammonia is released, and as cats have higher levels of urea than dogs, or even humans, this is multiplied in the litter tray. Humans can detect ammonia at very small concentrations, and it has a particularly fishy smell.