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What is the law about dogs in cars?

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We have a small maltese dog, she is excellent in the car, doesn't bark at all, just sits on the passenger's lap and goes to sleep.

She does have a dog-seatbelt, but it takes ages to get her in it.

What is the law about having a dog in your car?
Also, what is the law about big dogs in your car? Like, can big dogs sit in the passenger seat?