For millions of people, 2016 will go down in history as the year they finally lost their faith in humanity. And given the events that have unfolded over the last 12 months, who can really blame them. But even though the papers are always full of bad news, there's actually a whole lot of good going on in the world. Don't believe us? Then check out this list, compiled by Bored Panda, to have your faith in humanity well and truly restored. Don't forget to vote for the most uplifting story!
#1 People Are Fleeing War-Torn Aleppo But This Man Is Staying To Care For Abandoned Cats
#2 This Man Saved 1000 Dogs From Yulin Meat Festival Despite Being Beaten For This
#3 Danish Woman Rescues 2-Year-Old Nigerian Boy Who Was Abandoned And Left To Die Because His Parents Thought He Was A Witch
#4 Flight Attendant Adopts Stray Dog Who Wouldn’t Stop Waiting For Her Outside Hotel
#5 Sick Tiger Cub Weighting Only 1/4 Of Normal Weight, Gets Rescued From Circus, Makes Incredible Recovery
#6 Dad And Son Rescued 30 Dogs Left Behind During The Flood In Brazoria County, Texas
#7 This Guy Only Has Vision In One Eye, So He Bought A One-Eyed-Dog That No One Else Wanted