The husky can be seen lying motionlessly on the road, while its cream-coloured friend stood guard over the body for at least half an hour.
Heart-breaking pictures have emerged showing how a loyal dog guarded its dead friend and even tried to wake it up on a busy road in China. The brown husky, lying in the middle of the road, was killed by a passing car in Zhejiang Province.
The cream-coloured dog desperately pawed and mournfully barked at its dead friend until their own came to pick them up.
Don’t leave me! The dog was trying to wake up its friend which had been killed by a car
According to a report from Huanqui.com, an affiliation to People’s Daily Online, the tragic incident took place at Nianli town of Quzhou city yesterday.The husky can be seen lying motionlessly on the road, while its cream-coloured friend stood guard over the body for at least half an hour.
The dog stayed at its friend’s side for about half an hour until their owner came to pick them up
About half an hour later, a woman in black dress came and called the husky’s name. An on-duty policeman asked her: ‘Are you the owner of the dogs?’ ‘Yes,’ she said.
The cream-coloured dog followed its dead friend as the owner took it to the side of the road and called for assistance.