But having Sox as his constant companion, but without a car, would require some adjustments.
Luckily, Fiala had a lot of experience with animals. "My degree is animal behavior and zoology, so studying animals is my specialty, and I worked as dog groomer and a dog trainer," Fiala said. "I was like, 'How can we get this to work?'"
It took a long time — and was a much longer process than Fiala anticipated — to get Sox comfortable with the bike.