Tag: pets

44 Posts

Startled dog
Jun 01, 2017

What's That Smell? Dogs, Anal Glands and Your Car

FIDO Blog

Now there's a word we never thought we'd have to write in the headline of a Car Talk article. How to defeat pet odor in your car, right here. 

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May 09, 2017

How to Get Pet Hair Out of Car Upholstery

FIDO Blog

How to get pet hair off your car's upholstery. 

pets cleaning

Mar 20, 2017

No Lying Under the Car

FIDO Blog

Car Talk's pet experts explain why your pet should not be hanging around under the car, right here.

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Dogs in cars
Feb 10, 2017

New Puppy Hates Riding in the Car

FIDO Blog

How to help a dog that hates car rides.

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Keeping pets out of engine compartments
Jan 04, 2017

Keep Those Pets Out of The Engine

FIDO Blog

Tips for keeping pets safe around cars in cold weather.

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Keep dogs away from antifreeze
Dec 12, 2016

The Blue Juice: Antifreeze and Dogs

FIDO Blog

What do I do if a dog swallows antifreeze? Can I teach a dog to leave this alone while someone is tinkering with cars in the driveway?

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Car features for dogs.
Oct 28, 2016

Dog-Friendly Features Every Car Should Have

FIDO Blog

Built in safety equipment? G.P.S. programmed to brake for treats? Dog-friendly features every car should have, right here. 

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obeying the law while traveling with your dog
Oct 28, 2016

Dogs in Cars: Common Sense--and the Law

Jim Motavalli

We all know our canine friends should be kept out of hot cars, but here's the rundown on crates, what to pack, and the whole sticking-heads-out-of-the-window thing.

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Dog-friendly hotels
Sep 29, 2016

We'll Leave the Bowl Out for You

FIDO Blog

Planning a road trip with your pet? Car Talk's pet experts recommend dog friendly hotels.

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Dog camping in a camper van
Aug 09, 2016

A Man, a Plan, a Van . . . a Can(ine)?

FIDO Blog

Life in a 1987 Vanagon with two humans and one dog. 

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