Unlike cats, which are only around when they need you, dogs are always there when you need them. They love you, they protect you from burglars, they cheer you up when you’re down, and they look like they’re listening to you even when they’re not. It therefore comes as no surprise that people tweet a lot about dogs, and 2016 has seen some of the funniest dog tweets yet. Take a look at this list compiled by Bored Panda to see what we mean, and don’t forget to vote for your favorite! More of a cat person? Then check out our best cat tweets of 2016 !