| The Pekingese was once believed to be able to ward off evil spirits. Chinese were once required to bow down to Pekingese. All modern Pekingese are descended from five dogs rescued for Queen Victoria during the Second Opium War. When British troops reached the residence of the Chinese Emperor, the guards killed all but these five dogs to prevent them falling into the hands of the enemy.
Mozambique Animal Rescue
Mozambique is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. Most peopIe in Mozambique speak Portuguese, Emakhuwa, or Xichangana. Threatened species known from Mozambique include the Black Rhinoceros, Sei Whale, and Wild Dog. The capital of Mozambique is Maputo. The population of Mozambique is about 19 million.