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8 Dog-Friendly Features When You're Car Shopping

Look for these 8 Dog-friendly Features when Car Shopping

Nearly 64 million Americans have at least one dog in their family. Our canine friends are not only an important part of the family, but most car shoppers consider their four-legged friends when deciding which auto to buy. So, which are the best cars for dogs and which offer the most dog-friendly features? You are about to find out in this look at 8 dog-friendly features when car shopping. We'll include our list of what features are important for your pooch and also list our top five best vehicles for dog lovers!  

Five Dog-Friendly Cars  
Keeping in mind all 8 of our suggestions for a dog-friendly car, here is our list of the top 5 best vehicles for 2021 that will keep your furry pal's tail waggin'. Find your perfect pet carrying car at a Lithia Auto Dealer near you. Check our Dealer Locator at Lithia.


There's actually a lot to consider when deciding on the right car for your family and for bowser. Rule number one is never stuff three Dobermans into a Fiat 500. All kidding aside, storage space is important when Fido comes along for a ride and that's where we're going to start. 

Here is a list of dog-friendly features when deciding on a vehicle: