Some dogs are more comfortable on four wheels than others.Some dogs are more comfortable on four wheels than others.
Some dogs are more comfortable on four wheels than others.

Car Friendly Dogs: These are the 10 breeds of adorable dog that should cope with car journeys - including the loving Labrador Retriever 🐕

If you’re hoping to take your pet dog on regular long road trips then these are the breeds you should be considering.

If you’ve been thinking about getting a new dog then you’re not alone – Kennel Club figures show that the number of people looking for puppies has surged to record levels in the last couple of years.

But with 221 different breeds of pedigree dog to choose from, there’s plenty of thinking to do before you select your family’s latest four-legged addition – whether you want a large dog, family-friendly dog, or crossbreed.

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There’s even academic guidance to seek out, with Psychologist Stanley Coren’s book ‘The Intelligence of Dogs’ ranking breeds by instincts, obedience, and the ability to adapt.

Meanwhile, if you’re planning to spend a significant time of time in your car with your dog then there are certain breeds that have the right attributes to be a perfect passenger.

The Canine Car Report, conducted by car magazine Auto Trader, analysed advice from 25 pet specialists to discover which dog breed is most commonly named as the best backseat passenger.

Here’s what they found.

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