Haha, I tried to make my own too but it was a fail! I also don't want it to look ghetto. But in my case, I'm not too worried about removal since I plan on leaving it in place.
Originally Posted by BR328
I had a metal pet barrier - it was such a pain for me whenever I wanted to remove it, and it constantly needed adjustment. Maybe they one I bought was garbage but I ended up buying a 1x2 piece of wood at home depot and used zip ties to secure it across the rear head rests. That was enough of a discouragement for my dog to stay in the back. Plus it was cheap and easy to remove.
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2008 Chevy Trailblazer SS (Sale pending)
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