Dog on Mount Kilimanjaro

Dog on Mount Kilimanjaro

How it survived in such freezing conditions and what it ate during that time remains a mystery to us.

A dog has been spotted on Mount Kilimanjaro.

The pooch was seen on the summit of Africa's highest mountain - which is between 5,730 and 5,895 metres above sea level and temperatures range from minus four to 15C - by a tourist who took a photograph of the pooch.

Abel Edward, from Ahsante Tours which hosted the group, told Tanzania's The Citizen newspaper: "When the tourists showed us the picture of this dog we could not believe our eyes.

"How it survived in such freezing conditions and what it ate during that time remains a mystery to us."