Please see here (a bit dated):
Rural southern European adults were also ambivalent for the most part about dogs who didn’t earn their keep, but the standard cruelty found among most arabs when it comes to domestic animals is legendary. Of course our extreme left animal lovers, vegans, etc, supposedly has “no knowledge” of this beyond it stemming from evil colonialist lies and white racism.
I found the same thing with African blacks. Whether them being Muslim was the cause or not I honestly cannot say.
A woman…..a dog….what the hell to the Muslim mind.