Joy Rides: These 10 Top Dog Carriers Will Make Your Bike Ride a Breeze

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Love your bike, but missing your four-legged friend? Good news: You can have both! A solid dog carrier for bikes helps make it happen. They come in different sizes and styles to accommodate different size breeds, leaving your hands free to steer. Be sure to measure your dog and pay attention to weight limits to ensure correct carrier sizing and safety.

Trixie Foldable Dog Bike Trailer

This bike trailer comes in two sizes and can fold up when you’re done using it, making it easier to store.

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The 10 Best Dog Carriers for Bikes

These fantastic—and often multi-functional—dog carriers for bikes will get you and your friend off on your next adventure.

Water-resistant and reinforced with a steel frame, this dog carrier for bikes hitches to the back of your two-wheeler so you can take your buddy on a joy ride. Your pup can take in the fresh air, sights, and sounds through the mesh windows while sitting on a comfy memory foam pad. A safety strap, reflectors, and flag add extra security. Bonus? Once your ride is done, this trailer folds right up for easy storage.

Trixie Foldable Dog Bike Trailer

This bike trailer comes in two sizes and can fold up when you’re done using it, making it easier to store.

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This dog carrier for bikes works two different ways: While riding, attach it to the front of your bike. Off-bike, this pouch converts to a carrier that can be worn on your shoulder. It’s a solid option for smaller dogs, and comes with storage pockets and mesh ventilation, plus a soft padded bottom for your pup’s comfort.

Petsfit Safety Dog Bike Basket/Carrier

This versatile dog carrier for small pets can be worn on your shoulder or attached to the front of a bike.

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Pack up the dog and hit the road! K9 Sport Sack’s backpack carriers for bikes or walks come in four sizes, with its largest size holding dogs up to 35 pounds. Your pup’s head and front paws are visible and unencumbered, while their lower half is tucked safely inside, sitting on a rest pad. Zippered vents, a collar hookup, and a chest strap provide extra comfort and security.

K9 Sport Sack Dog Carrier

This hiking backpack keeps your dog’s head and paws unencumbered to make him more comfortable.

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Hitch this dog carrier to the back of your bike on your next adventure! It’s available in two sizes: one for dogs up to 40 pounds and one for dogs up to 70 pounds. This carrier for bikes comes complete with storage pockets plus zippered mesh windows to provide ventilation and a view for your furry friend.

PetSafe Happy Ride Dog Carrier for Bikes

With sizes to fit both medium and large breeds, this dog carrier hooks to the back of your bike and has ventilated windows so your dog can enjoy the breeze.

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This dog carrier works with bikes and as a backpack. Suitable for pets up to 20 pounds, it’s designed with a mesh window on the front to promote airflow and a mesh pocket on each side to store a leash, treats, or other small items.

K&H Pet Products Travel Bike Backpack

This carrier can be used in two ways: as a backpack or mounted on the front of a bike.

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For short trips with small puppers, the Pawaboo backpack-style dog carrier is perfect, and can be worn on your chest or your back. Your dog faces outward in this one; there are holes for all four legs, and their tail. It’s a good option if your dog doesn’t like the confinement of a traditional pet backpack (and according to some reviewers, a great option for dancing with your dog). Available in four sizes and several colors.

Pawaboo Pet Carrier Backpack

Whether you wear it on your chest or back, this carrier makes short walks with small dogs easier.

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What’s cuter than a dog in a basket? Nothing, that’s what! Durable and cozy, this dog carrier for bikes comes in three colors and has plenty of pocket space for your odds and ends. It also comes with a removable pad and chin rest for your dog’s comfort—plus a weather cover in the front pocket for those unexpected raindrops.

Snoozer Buddy Bike Basket

This cute bike carrier comes in three colors and has a removable pad and chin rest for your dog’s comfort.

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If you’re looking for an alternative to the pet backpack, give this sling a shot. Button your small dog or puppy in at the top and strap them in with the safety belt. Padded and adjustable, these dog carriers work for bikes or walks and are made from breathable cotton in three colors, along with a water-resistant version in black. There’s a small pocket to hold your essentials.

Lukovee Pet Sling

This sling carrier is ideal for transporting a toy dog or puppy and features a strap and padding to keep them safe and comfortable inside of it.

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This sturdy tri-wheel dog carrier doubles as a bike trailer and a stroller: Attach the hitch to connect to the rear of your bike; without the hitch, push your pup in it from the back handlebar. Safety features include steel framing, hand lock brakes, and reflectors.

Best Choice Products Two-in-One Pet Stroller and Trailer

This versatile pet trailer can be used either as a bike attachment or a stroller.

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This solid dog carrier for bikes is foldable, waterproof, and comes in four patterns. Reinforced with an aluminum frame, it can hold a dog up to 11 pounds. The basket easily goes on and off your bike and can be used as a carrier when you arrive at your destination.

Petall Pet Bike Basket and Carrier Bag

For dogs up to 11 pounds, this small carrier can double as a bike basket.

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