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VTblackfoot
08-16-2003, 01:48 PM
just wondering how you guys secure your dogs' kennel in the back of your truck??

Woods and Water
08-16-2003, 06:28 PM
I will either ise a couple bungees cords,with my deocy bags and gear...or One of those cargo bars that spread across the width of the truck bed......

RAY_PA
08-16-2003, 07:01 PM
I like to use ratchet straps'. I just like the strenght of them a little better.

Cut-um
08-16-2003, 07:03 PM
Bungees, but "The Bee" spends more time in the truck cab then she does in the crate...:Art:

VTblackfoot
08-17-2003, 05:41 AM
thanks guys - the "Diesel Man" spends more time in the truck than in the crate too, but he is gonna need a place all his own when he is covered with marsh mud and/or cornfield clay.

Woods and Water
08-17-2003, 01:13 PM
Yeah I have to admit Ol Chopper doesnt see the crate at all but my friends all use the methods I spoke of.The front seat is there place to be no matter how muddy.....but then Im not driving a $40,000 rig into the field.

Call'em N
08-18-2003, 03:35 AM
Though my YLF hasn't seen a hunting season yet.(19 days and counting for her to retriev her first goose). I have been securing her crate in the back with ratchet straps. When it gets colder I plan on putting her crate in the back seat and having her back there coming and going from the marsh/field. I bought some of those waterproof seat covers as to not ruin the material on the seat.