Regrettably, little of the same can be said for the average passenger pet. Few get the same safety devices humans are required by law to wear. Moreover, as you note, many are allowed to run amok in their owners’ vehicles.
It’s a travesty. And it needs to change. Here are the options:
Note: As for children, the rear passenger seats are always safest. The possibility of airbag deployment assures it.will
Dr. Patty Khuly has a veterinary practice in South Miami. Her website is drpattykhuly.com. Send questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.