People.com Lifestyle Pets Ryan Gosling's Crazy, Stupid, Puppy Love From movie sets to city streets, the actor and his mutt George are inseparable By Helin Jung Published on July 27, 2011 09:00 PM Share Tweet Pin Email 01 of 15 BOY MEETS DOG Hama Sanders may act opposite Hollywood’s hottest starlets, but his real-life costar is George, his loyal companion of many years. By now, George is famous in his own right, getting a special portrait session with photographer Hama Sanders. “This is my handsome friend George and some actor,” Sanders says. 02 of 15 LEASH ON LIFE Splash News Online Following their recent move to New York City, Gosling and George enjoy an al fresco lunch and do some sight-seeing in July. 03 of 15 SOCK IT TO ME Theo Wargo/Getty During a promotional stop for Crazy, Stupid, Love in July, the star brings George along to Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. The pooch’s red sock covers the hot spot on his foot. 04 of 15 CARRY ON Flynet Excess baggage? As if! The duo have been together for more than 10 years, and it shows. Gosling easily picks up his not-exactly-small dog for an escalator ride at Los Angeles International Airport in June. 05 of 15 FRIENDLY SKIES National Photo Group By now, George is a pro at going through security at the airport and even smiles through the checkpoint. 06 of 15 AND, ACTION! National Photo Group Budding filmmaker Gosling makes George his star during a walk through Hollywood in 2008. 07 of 15 TO A TEE GSI Media In the spring, George joins Gosling on the set of The Ides of March. Despite a long day of filming, Gosling helps George ring in St. Patrick’s Day with a festive green shirt. 08 of 15 WINDOW SHOPPING GSI Media George later rides shotgun for a trip to Whole Foods. Treat time! 09 of 15 HOW FETCHING Splash News Online During a hike in Los Angeles in 2010, the BFFs take a break for a little game of fetch. 10 of 15 BACK RUB National Photo Group Even a dog could use a massage sometimes! Gosling gives his loyal friend a therapeutic touch in 2008 – looks like it worked! 11 of 15 TOUGH GUYS Kristin Callahan/Ace Pixs George has worn his fur in a Mohawk for a decade. “Ten years ago I shaved a Mohawk just for the summer,” Gosling says. “And then, every time it started to grow out, he turned into a total jerk. And then, I’d shave it back and he’d turn into a nice guy again.” 12 of 15 APPLE OF HIS EYE Mark Bialek/Zuma Gosling, filming The Ides of March in Michigan in the spring, describes George as being “more interesting than I am.” During a Late Night with Jimmy Fallon appearance months later, he feeds the pup apple pieces that he bites off himself. 13 of 15 WALK THE LINE Ramey Gosling cleans up for a July Crazy Stupid Love press junket in New York City, giving George an elegant leather leash to match. 14 of 15 ATTA BOY Splash News Online During a sweater-weather day in Ohio this March, Gosling gets a grip on his buddy. 15 of 15 THROW SHADE Anthony Monterotti/Pacific Coast News After lunch with Gosling and his sister in 2008, George decides to stay an extra minute in the shade – that California sun gets hot!