Following the RAC’s report which highlighted the dangers of carrying animals loose in the back of cars, the company has produced an easy-to-fit front seat dog guard designed to provide effective yet unobtrusive protection.

Cost at around £15.99.

Halfords also produce a range of canine products, including the Quilties Dog Boot Liner which provides hard-wearing, waterproof protection (priced £24.99) and a dog car harness (13.99).

Contact Halfords for your nearest stockist (tel: 08457 626625