Local and international animal welfare activists are rejoicing at the announcement that will protect Morocco’s strays from bullets and poison.

Morocco Will No Longer Kill Stray Dogs
Morocco will no longer attempt to control its stray dog population through culling. Photo by Le Coeur sur la patte, an animal shelter in Agadir. Retrieved from Beldi is Best/Facebook
Morgan Hekking holds a BA in International Relations from Hobart & William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York.