She always wants to be close to us, especially in the car. Imagine car rides with 3 boys in the back seat arguing over who has to endure 55 lbs. of hot, shedding love on their lap. She must climb on top of you like a small puppy:
What to do???
Enter our old bed rail from days gone by...wait, I need to be sad for a minute...
I could see that the part that slides under the mattress moved in a channel on the leg, so using a hack saw, I cut a piece out of the channel so the anchor could be removed.
See where what I mean? The piece of the channel is cut out here:
I was left with a flat side with mesh in the middle that I attached to the head rests with bungee cords:
It's practically see-through when driving! Here is the view from the front seat:
Here is our GSP safely behind the mesh:
On Thursday I will share another pet barrier solution that is more customized for size and an option for dogs that might just claw their way right through the mesh. So, meet you back here in a few days for a Custom Dog Barrier Tutorial!