KennelSol® Germicidal Cleaner, Disinfectant and Deodorant
Safe, Gentle, Non-Corrosive, and Non-Staining Cleaner for Kennels and Animal Care Facilities
KennelSol is Alpha Tech Pet's original broad spectrum kennel cleaner disinfectant. KennelSol kennel cleaner is a top-rated germicidal deodorant & disinfectant for veterinarians, animal hospitals, and pet care facilities. Veterinarian formulated, KennelSol germicidal cleaner is EPA registered and is effective against a broad spectrum of pathogens including viruses (even Canine Parvovirus and SARS-CoV-2) bacteria, and fungi.
- Reduces outbreak and keeps facility open
- Perfect for every day use
- EPA registered
- Safe for pets and staff
- Will not corrode your equipment
- Non-staining to surfaces and clothing
Effective against a variety of microbes.
Refer to Label
- Leaves a “fresh and clean” scent
|Easy to Use
- Clean, disinfect, and sanitize in one simple step
- No rinsing required
- Economical Concentrate
The Science of KennelSol Kennel Cleaner
Because KennelSol kennel cleaner disinfectant has a near-neutral pH it is the perfect replacement for bleach and harsh chemical cleaners. KennelSol will not corrode metals (see KennelSol DOT Letter) or stain surfaces and clothing and has a wonderful wintergreen scent. KennelSol is a kennel disinfectant to be used on any hard non-porous surfaces including floors, exam tables, pet cages, grooming areas, pet resorts, kennels, animal shelters, zoos, sealed cement, non-invasive tools and equipment. To read about the efficiencies of quaternary ammonium against parvo, click here.
Emerging Viral Pathogen Claims
This product qualifies for emerging viral pathogen claims per the EPA’s “Guidance to Registants.” This product meets the criteria to make the claims against certain emerging viral pathogens from the following viral category[ies]:
- Envelope Viruses
- Large Non-Enveloped Viruses
- Small Non-Enveloped Viruses
Why KennelSol kennel cleaner is The Ideal Disinfectant
||Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide
||"Ideal" Disinfectant Parameter
||7.0 - 8.0
||1.0 - 2.3
||*The single most important aspect of a suitable animal care disinfectant
|General Disinfection Dilution Requirement
|2 ounces/gallon is ideal
|Parvo Disinfection Dilution Requirement
8 ounces/gallon @ 10 minutes
8 ounces/gallon @ 5 minutes
|Concentrations are product dependent
||Animals have a heightened sense of smell, and inappropriate odors create unnecessary stress
||no pre-cleaning required
||pre-cleaning is necessary
||pre-cleaning is necessary
||Ability to clean, disinfect, and deodorize with no rinsing being necessary
||Should be compatible with materials commonly used in your facility
|Ability to Function in Organic Load
||up to 5% organic debris
||inactivated by organic debris and creates carcinogenic by-products
||up to 5% organic debris
||Can function in an organic load
|Hard Water Compatibility
||up to 400 ppm
||200 ppm only
||Can easily function in hard water up to 400 ppm
||releases phosphates in the environment
||Choose disinfectants that are environmentally responsible
|Spectrum of Activity
||excellent, but too many variables for confidence
||excellent, but read the label on required concentrations
||Covers major pathogens of concern to the Animal Care Industry
||cheap, but pre-cleaning is required
||very expensive when used at proper use dilution
||Cost effective - you must read labels to be sure you are using proper dilutions
||Closest to Ideal
||Very Poor Choice
||Read Carefully Before You Buy
By keeping this list in mind, you'll be readily equipped to evaluate any disinfectant labels for their appropriateness as a product for considered use in your facility. Remember that balance is key, and read labels rather than just trusting what a salesperson tells you.
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Clean, Disinfect, and Deodorize in One Easy Step
KennelSol germicidal disinfectant is famous for turning three jobs into one: It is a kennel cleaner, kennel disinfectant and deodorizer for one easy step. There is no need for rinsing.
- Dilution of 2 oz. per gallon of water (8 oz per gallon for Canine Parvovirus)
- Spray on non-porous surfaces*. It has a contact time of 10 minutes.
- Once it is dry there is no need to rinse. It is safe for the animals to go on.
*Can be applied with cloth, mop, sponge, spray bottle, pump sprayer, or floor scrubber
Q. Can I clean food and water bowls with KennelSol?
A. That is not what it is made for but it is fine as long as you rinse the bowls.
Q. Does KennelSol Kill X?
A. If it is not listed on the label then call us at 800-222-5537. View the list on our product label and EPA stamped label
Q. How long will it last once it is mixed?
A. KennelSol in a spray bottle will retains its efficacy even after dilution for the duration of its shelf life according to the expiration date stamped on the bottle. Mixed KennelSol in a mop bucket should be dumped and remixed at the end of the day or once the mop buckets solution contains more than 5% organic debris or looks dirty.
Q. Can I use KennelSol on turf or pea gravel?
A. KennelSol will not harm turf or pea gravel, but because it is a porous surface, we cannot guarantee its full level of efficacy. For these types of surfaces, we recommend using Wysiwash outdoors for economic reasons on turf, pea gravel, etc., or Trifectant/Virkon for porous surfaces such as turf, pea gravel, rubber flooring...
Q. Can I add KennelSol to my laundry machine?
A. KennelSol is not recommended for use in a washing machine. The amount of water being cycled through each load would overdilute the KennelSol and make it ineffective. Most commercial machines have a hot water wash cycle that heats water enough to kill most germs (180°F).
Q. Can KennelSol be used around newborn puppies?
A. It is always recommended to remove animals from the general areas that you are cleaning to avoid exposure and potential harmful effects from chemicals. This goes doubly for newborn puppies, kittens, etc. Once the KennelSol has dried or been completely rinsed away, then it is safe to re-introduce the puppies into the area.
If you have any other questions call to speak to a live staff member, Monday-Friday, 9:00 to 5:00 EST - 800-222-5537
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