Please wake up: Dog desperately tries to revive his dead mate after she is killed by a car – then stands guard by her side for SIX HOURS

Please wake up: Dog desperately tries to revive his dead mate after she is killed by a car – then stands guard by her side for SIX HOURS Moving pictures show the stray dog carefully nudging and licking his mateThe female dog was hit by a car on a busy road in Zhangzhou, ChinaDuring six hours at her side he only moved a feet away to avoid traffic | UPDATED: 11:44 GMT, 19 December 2012 A stray dog stands guard over the body of his dead mate and in a moving display of devotion continues to lick her head in a bid to revive her. These heartbreaking pictures taken in Zhangzhou, in China's Fujian Province, show the animal carefully nudging the female dog after she was hit and killed by a car. After he fails to wake her, the male refuses to leave and stays within feet of his mate for six hours.