"In a flagship project in and around Agadir, we castrated over a thousand dogs, vaccinated against rabies, tagged them with an ear tag and returned them to their territory. Dog killing has proven to
be pointless -- neither the number of stray dogs nor those infected with rabies fall."
-- Brigitte Post
, president of Swiss animal-rights
foundation Tierbotschafter, saying the streets of Agadir were "cleaned up" by the Moroccan authorities to leave a good impression on the FIFA World Cup 2026 task force that visited the
resort city on Wednesday as part of its inspection tour of Morocco. (Daily Mirror