I don’t usually do product reviews. They tend to involve food that Frankie can’t eat, because he’s diabetic, and toys that Frankie won’t play with because… well, he’s part terrier. Ask him why he’s a refusenik.
But when I was approached to try the Mommy Bus, I was at first confused — was I being mistaken for a mommy blogger? — and then, after checking out the product, charmed.
In case the picture doesn’t make it obvious, the Mommy Bus is a pet carrier in the shape of a passenger vehicle. The side pockets and the wheels are both zip compartments. The side and front windows are mesh that your pet can breathe through.
Note that I use the word “pet” instead of dog because it’s the perfect size for a cat and, in one picture, the website shows a cat inside. I do wonder how the mesh would hold up to cat claws.
But what finally convinced me that I needed a Mommy Bus for Frankie was the video.
The song was really catchy. The dogs were adorable. The women — mother and daughter? — and pups all looked like they were having a blast.
And best of all, the video promotes car safety. The Mommy Bus was placed in the back of the car and secured with a seatbelt every time.
I was sold. Read More