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Matt Moore's dog Griffin gets a haircut for charity

Photos via Tampa Bay Rays.

Matt Moore holds his dog Griffin, a chocolate golden doodle, in high esteem: "He's as smart as some humans," the Rays pitcher has said. So naturally, when the team had their heads shaved for charity, Griffin would get in on the action, too.

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Look at him, wearing the cover and getting the clippers, like he thinks he's people. That's the most adorable dog grooming since Edward Scissorhands:

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This is the fourth year the Rays have partnered with the Pediatric Cancer Foundation for "Cut for a Cure," though Griffin is the first dog to be shorn. But not the first dawg:

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Additional reporting from MLB Real-Time Correspondent George Pappas.