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post #1 of 5 Old 08-31-2014, 03:16 PM Thread Starter
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Hi - just looking into how I can bring my 20lb senior dog with me on my KLR. I have a rear trunk (obviously not suitable for a dog) but wondering if the plate it attaches to is standard & if any other KLR dog lovers have used one. Don't feel comfortable having him tethered up on the tank. Thanks!
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post #2 of 5 Old 08-31-2014, 05:28 PM
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Get him a Grom.


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Saw a guy on the trail with about a 10 pound dog with him. That little guy stood on the tank with his front paws on the handlebars. He was a very good rider but when he got off the bike he pissed on another guys boot ! Needs to learn to respect other riders

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I've seen people hauling their pooches in dog carriers strapped to the back rack, but usually they are smaller dog's... I'm guessing a 20 pound dog would need a pretty big carrier!

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post #5 of 5 Old 09-01-2014, 07:57 PM
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Dog carrier

There's some extra room, if you include some of the rear portion of the seat.
A custom carrier that just overlaps the back part of the tail rack, and extends over the back of unused portion of the seat, may be big enough to take a medium sized dog.

Google search for "Dog carriers for motorcycles" gave this......
https://www.google.com/#q=Dog+carriers+for+motorcycles


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