Travall’s range of dog guards is so good that several manufacturers offer them as dealer-fittable accessories. They’re solidly built and snap firmly into place, unlike some cheaper alternatives. Trunk dividers are available for some models, allowing you to keep your dog and luggage separate.
From £207 (depending on car model but including bulkhead), Travall
Kurgo Tru-Fit Enhanced Strength Belt
One of the few auto dog harnesses to have been crash tested, it features nested steel buckles inspired by climbing gear to provide maximum safety and protection – plus it has a padded chest plate and front and rear leash attachments, so should your dog making it comfortable.
£24, pets at home
Rezaw-Plast boot liner
This puncture resistant tonneau liner is tailored to the shape of your car’s trunk and is made from OE quality hard plastic which makes it waterproof. Thanks to a 5cm lip, it retains dirt instead of spilling it onto your trunk carpet, while a free fabric bumper guard prevents your dog’s claws from scratching the car’s paintwork.
From €34.95 (depending on vehicle model)
Amzpet car seat cover
This quilted, universal seat cover for the back seats of your car is waterproof and has a non-slip backing. It also features a zip-out rear armrest section so you can still use the split/fold function of your car’s rear seat. It is also available with holes for Isofix attachment points so it can be used in conjunction with a child car seat or Isofix dog leash.
Kurgo hiking water bowl
This travel bowl has a tapered lip to prevent spills and is wedge-shaped to ensure it stays level when used in the back seat of your car – although it can also be used in the trunk with the taller side facing the front of the vehicle to prevent spills when braking . It is made of food grade silicone and can be folded for storage.
£12.99, mountain dog
PetSafe Happy Ride telescopic ramp
Unlike most collapsible dog ramps, the Solvit is telescopic, allowing it to adjust to the size of your car. With a capacity of up to 28 bricks, it’s suitable for even the heaviest of dogs, but its lightweight aluminum construction means it’s easy to maneuver, while a non-slip surface and rubber feet make it easy for your dog to climb in, even in the wet.
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