It is time to meet Quincy Fire Department's new addition.

His name is "Sparky",and just so you know, the Quincy Fire Department will introduce "Sparky" the Fire Dog at a press conference, Wednesday, May 1st at Central Fire Station. The purpose of the press conference is to allow the media a opportunity to meet "Sparky" and learn more about how this valuable public education tool will be used.

You can follow Sparky on Facebook and Twitter, or make learning about fire safety fun and check out his website at