These tragic photos from Zhangzhou, Fujian Province, show a male dog standing guard over the corpse of his mate after she was hit by a car crossing the road. The dog reportedly stayed at her side for over 6 hours, without food or water, as he tried in vain to resuscitate his dead mate.
Second Chance Animal Aid Shanghai provides support and advice for those looking to shelter stray animals. Please consider making a donation to help SCAA and its network of animal foster carers.
Paw Pals Animal Rescue runs a cat shelter in Shanghai, which rehabilitates and helps foster stray cats and kittens.