Saved from burial – Members of the Yinchuan Stray Animals Home charity rescued 5 stray dogs who survived an apparent mass burial.
Saved from burial – "You could see the terror in their eyes and they were very afraid of people," said a volunteer with the charity.
Saved from burial – "They wouldn't leave one another," said another worker, named Zhang. "They looked quiet and depressed."
Attempting rescue – A group attempts to dig into a pit where up to 100 stray dogs were seen trapped earlier. Volunteers at the Yinchuan Stray Animals Home suspect someone filled the pit with soil, burying the dogs alive.
Attempting rescue – A man tries to approach a dog near the scene of an apparent mass burial of stray dogs in Inner Mongolia, China.