It is a mode that automatically maintains a comfortable temperature in the passenger compartment. Out of the speakers streams music, so the dog feels the company.
For any passers-by should not be worried about the lonely dog is the visible characters on the big screen in the car that the dog feel good.
the Feature was developed after the owner of Model 3 tweeted to ceo Elon Musk about the matter.
Yes! was the short answer.
I am happy with the initiative. Dogs can very quickly become overheated in a car, if the sun is out between the clouds, if the rear door/windows are not open enough, if there is no access to fresh water.
Elon Musk is himself a dog owner, as well as several of the tech-bosses in the warm California, but he also has a keen sense for pr.
Who doesn't want to do something for man's best friend?
But can you really rely on technology? There is a risk of over-reliance on what it can do?
Everyone knows how easily a computer can hang.
Hans Rosenberg, a spokesperson at the Swedish kennel club on the news. Here is his response:
– I am unsure if the music makes so much from either fall the dog to the ro or so of waiting the only. Don't sit the dog in a cage or behind bars, accidents can happen. Then I hope not that the sign in the car prevents passers-by from intervening.
the Dog may have chewed into something inappropriate, fallen down in a boot so that it does not receive air, stuck between the two seats and will not loss anything can happen an active dog when it is allowed to live freely in the car.
" maybe I sound too skeptical – and I am to a certain extent, although I think it is positive that the car companies are betting on both dog and dog owner.
Thanks Hans! Exactly what I also feel!