It's a stupid thing to do, but there's no law against it in most states.
Crash-testing new vehicles to evaluate their ability to keep humans safe in accidents is nothing new, but thus far there has been little in the way of crash testing for dogs. Subaru, a company that portrays itself as pet friendly, hopes to raise awareness on the issue of pet safety by funding initial crash testing by the nonprofit Center for Pet Safety, Automotive News reports.
2011 Ford Edge – Click above for high-res image gallery
Luna, left, and Toby, model the Honda Element Dog Friendly edition - Click above for high-res image gallery
America's Top 10 Pet Safe vehicles - Click above for high-res image gallery