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Today: No Flying Dogs

Are all pet restraints equally effective? The scoop from Car Talk's pet experts, crash test videos, and more, right here.

Pet First Aid: What Should You Have in Your Trunk?

Got a first-aid kit in your car? How about one for your pet?

How to Clean Up After a Carsick Doggie

Did your Great Dane just regurgitate three pounds of kibble in the backseat of your Kia? Never fear. Car Talk pet experts Melissa and Sip explain how to keep smells at bay.

Your Pup's Stomach vs. Your Car: Preventing the Puke

Our experts explain how to keep your dog from tossing his doggie biscuits all over your backseat. If you've got a sensitive stomach, maybe grab a bucket... 

Best Ride for a Water Buffalo? How About a Pygmy Goat?

Carey needs a replacement for the 1998 Toyota RAV4 that's been faithfully transporting a menagerie of water buffalos, pygmy goats, dogs, and retired racehorses for years. What does Car Talk recommend?

Driving Miss Fluffy: Cats in Cars

Car Talk guest experts on how to keep your cat safe in the car. Follow their tips, and we won't tip off Princess Fluffykins that you're actually taking her to the vet.

Of Kennels and Crates: Safe Car Travel With Your Dog

Traveling with your dog? There are plenty of options to keep your dog safe. How does it work? Car Talk's guest experts weigh in. 

Belt Your Beast!

What happens when a dog or cat isn't belted when along for a ride? Veterinarian Dr. Sip and trainer Melissa share stories--and show why it's so important that pets be secured. 

Don't Drive Like My...Dog?

And they say you can't teach an old dog new tricks. Check out this amazing video of dogs driving.

Is There Any Hope for Joan's Stinky Prius?

Joan's brother's dog befouled the backseat of her Prius and three years later, it still stinks! Can Tom and Ray help Joan out or is she doomed to spend the rest of her days driving a rolling olfactory nightmare?


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