Should I Buy Halal Food for My Cats? [Shafi’i]

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question: Assalam’aleykum, I am taking care of 3 cats. Do we need to buy halal food for them? Answer:Wa alaykum al-Salam There are two areas of concern relating to your question. One is feeding animals carrion or non-slaughtered meat and the other is purchasing of such meat. Feeding animals carrion: […]

How Can I Kill Rats to Feed Them to My Snakes?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: I own snakes and feed them live rats. Feeding live rats is very dangerous for the snakes because the rats tend to fight back. What is a permissible way to kill the rats? Some people slam the rats. Some people put the rats in a container and leak in […]

Can I Live With Roomates Who Are Owning Dogs?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: I have been looking for apartments for almost four months. The only options I seem to receive is all female roommates. However, most of the roommates have dogs. I know that keeping animals as dogs is only permissible under certain circumstances. However, would is be possible that an exception […]