The actor helps his dog into the car after a hike through an L.A. park

By People Staff
Updated September 19, 2011 09:00 PM

It was a beautiful day to take a hike in L.A. on Saturday, and for Ryan Gosling’s dog, the end of the afternoon was, well – a walk in the park!

After a hike through Runyon Canyon Park, the actor’s best bud George caught a break when Gosling helped him up into their ride, an SUV. RELATED: Ryan Gosling’s Crazy, Stupid, Puppy Love

While the big guy couldn’t have looked happier to get a lift, Gosling – wearing sweats and a black cap – looked focused as he kept a hand under George’s back legs for support.

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