Ryan Gosling Gives His Dog a Lift into the Car

Ryan Gosling and George

Bauer Griffin

updated 09/19/2011 AT 4:55 PM ET

originally published 09/19/2011 AT 5:00 PM ET

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.