Edit ModuleShow Tags

Pet Safety Alert

Data shows almost all pets in danger during summer travel season



Published:

Although driving without securing a small child in a car seat is illegal in all 50 states, only New Jersey bans pets from riding unrestrained in cars. What's worse: animal restraints—specifically those for dogs—are not widely used, even though pet travel has increased 300 percent since 2005. 

Do you know how to safely travel with your family pet? Check out TakePart.com's infographic for key tips for safer travel this summer—or whenever you hit the road with Fido.

Road-tripping with Fido Infographic

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Related Content

3 NJ Things to Book a Sitter for in June

Looking to get out of the house without the kids? Here are some great date night ideas worthy of a babysitter.

Living In Riverdale

Single mom Jennifer Persson tells us what its like raising her son in Riverdale, NJ.

The Golden Popsicle Awards

Who's got the best ice cream in NJ? How about the best pizza? Burgers? You know what you love -- Help us crown the best kid food in NJ! Vote now for your faves (or write-in a pick you don't see on the list!)

The Big Changes to the NJ Car Seat Law: What You Need to Know

How do the changes in the NJ car seat and booster laws affect you? Here's what you need to know about the rules for rear-facing car seats and booster limits.

It's Pick-Your-Own Strawberry Time in New Jersey!

23 Farms to Pick Strawberries

Add your comment: