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Dog Road

A few years ago I travelled Morocco, and recall a mountain road where loads of dogs gathered along the sides of the road.
The seemed well fed, and someone told me it was custom among the truckdrivers to feed them, apparently for good luck.
Does anybody know of this road, and form where to where it runs?
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Running south between Azrou and Midelt.......

The feeding story is true, but it was more about the slow speed up the incline [going north] when the drivers eat thier lunch and throw bits out......Pissed the shepards off as they, the dogs, should have been at work!!

Not so many dogs now that the trucks take the long hill a lot faster...................
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