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21 acts of kindness to animals that will restore your faith in humanity
Prepare your feeeels.

WITH ALL THE cases of animal cruelty in the news lately, we thought we’d attempt to restore your faith in the good guys.

1. A neglected dog gets a haircut

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2. A firefighter giving a koala a drink of water during Australia bushfires in 2009

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3. This group of people taking care of an pup injured in a protest

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4. The people who made a wheelchair for this little pig, Chris P Bacon

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5. And the guy who fashioned one for his goldfish


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6. This police dog’s emotional farewell on his last trip to the vet

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7. These bikers who stopped to save a scared dog on the motorway

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8. This thoughtful marine


9. This little girl with a heart of gold

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10. This fireman saving a cat from fire in Denmark

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11. The elderly Australians who spend their time knitting jumpers for tiny penguins to prevent them licking toxic oil from their fur when rescued from spills

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12. A koala upgraded to first class on a flight

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13. This goose getting some much-needed oxygen from a firefighter

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14. This old lady feeding her pal with a little puppet

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15. A bunny had bunny slippers knit for it

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16. The little girl who made bunk beds for her cats

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17. This retiring school dog who was added to the senior’s yearbook

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18. And the service dog that actually graduated

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19. The little boys who did all they could to save this dog

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20. This human who entertained the dolphins for once


21. And finally, this dedicated pair of best friends

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