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Essential Road Trip Gear for Dogs

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Essential Road Trip Gear for Dogs

by Megan Patrick, Staff Writer

One of the most popular dog-friendly vacations you can take is a road trip. Whether you plan to visit family and friends, go camping in a state park or stay in a luxury pet-friendly hotel, getting there can be half the fun.

To make canine car trips both safe and enjoyable, you'll need a few accessories. Here are our top 10 picks for best road trip gear for dogs.

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Kennel

Whether you choose a hard- or soft-sided kennel for your furry companion, the most important feature is the ability to secure the kennel to your car, which will protect your pet in the event of an accident. For large dogs, a choice like the Petego Pet Tube Kennel will keep your pet safe and prevent him from distracting you while you're driving.

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