Buzz·Posted on 15 Sept 201538 Times Tom Hardy Melted Your Heart With His Love For DogsTom + puppies = happy birthday to us too, tbh.by Kimberley DaddsBuzzFeed Staff, UK FacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. It's Tom Hardy's 38th birthday today. Theo Wargo / Getty Images 🎉 🎉 🎉 🎉 🎉 🎉 🎉 🎉🎉 🎉 🎉🎉 🎉 🎉 2. So to celebrate here he is with the things he loves the most in the world. Theo Wargo / Getty Images 3. Puppies. Theo Wargo / Getty Images 4. Glorious, glorious puppies. Theo Wargo / Getty Images 5. He loves them. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF heartfulloffandoms.tumblr.com 6. They love him. Theo Wargo / Getty Images 7. They really love him. Theo Wargo / Getty Images 8. And he just loves being around them. Richard Young / Rex/REX USA 9. Look at that smile. Theo Wargo / Getty Images 10. The glow in his eye. Getty Images 11. He even brings his dog to movie premieres. Jonathan Brady / PA Wire/Press Association Images 12. And stands in the exact same pose. Jonathan Brady / PA Wire/Press Association Images 13. I mean... Getty Images 14. He's complete with a dog by his side. Blitz Pictures / Rex/REX USA 15. They're his best friends. MediaPunch Inc/REX USA 16. Going wherever he goes. Jonathan Brady / PA WIRE 17. Whether on the sofa. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF tomhardyvariations.tumblr.com Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF tomhardyvariations.tumblr.com 18. Or on a movie set. View this post on Fox Searchlight Pictures 19. He always has a dog close by. MediaPunch Inc/REX USA 20. Because he loves them. Getty Images 21. And cares for them. Splash News 22. He even campaigns for them. PETA 23. And keeps them warm in the snow with only his love and manly thighs. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF charlidos.tumblr.com 24. Tom's only complete with a dog cuddle. Splash News 25. But then aren't we all. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Fox Searchlight Pictures/kinghardy.tumblr.com Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Fox Searchlight Pictures/kinghardy.tumblr.com 26. Especially if it involves Tom Hardy. Getty Images 27. Dogs are his ultimate accessory. Getty Images 28. He's happy to take them for walks at any given time of day. Bobby Bank / WireImage 29. Even if they're a hazard. View this post on Via Fox Searchlight Pictures 30. And use him as a toy. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF dailytomhardy.tumblr.com 31. He's happy to entertain them. Splash News 32. And to treat them like a member of his family. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Fox Searchlight Pictures/tomhardvs.tumblr.com 33. He's just so damn adorable with them. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Fox Searchlight Pictures/waretote.tumblr.com 34. It doesn't matter what dog. View this image on Imgur 35. He loves ALL kinds of dogs. BBC 36. Because he's the best. View this post on Facebook Facebook: TomHardyPage 37. And the most adorable. View this post on 38. Happy 38th birthday, Tom, from all of us and the puppy kingdom. Splash News Want a hot guy in your inbox every weekday? Sign up for BuzzFeed’s “Dude A Day” newsletter!