5 Best Dog Car Seats And Restraints For Every Dog

There are several reasons your dog might be scared of riding in your car. Your first move is to determine which one is affecting your dog so you can figure out what to do next. The key is to gradually introduce your dog to the experience while associating the car with good experiences. A dog that's been in a car accident or hit by a car may have long-lasting fears about cars in general. The 5 Best Dog Car Seats and Restraint for Every Dog . If your dog's fear of the car is related to car sickness, there's a fairly easy fix. Dogs can take some over-the-counter medications to help with motion sickness. Talk to your doctor about the proper brand and dosage. It may also help to avoid car rides soon after your dog has had a meal. :max_bytes(150000):strip_icc()/dogs-and-fear of riding in cars-1117884-05-752fe905500844249c7f9b226db30581. JPG) Many dogs with car phobias start putting on the brakes as soon as the car comes into view. Use treats and praise to get your dog into the car. This part of the process can take as long as a few weeks.

Golden retriever dog being held while sitting in back seat of car

It depends on the level of your pet's fear. The Humane Society of the U.

Car engine being started by turning key

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Golden retriever dog walking up to car with doors open

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