Slaughtering an animal already near to death for food


If a goat got sick and was near to death, can we slaughter it and eat it?


Yes it’s permissible being that it was still alive.

Answered by:
Shaykh Abu Hatim Yusuf Al-‘Inaabi Al-Jazaa’iree – may Allah preserve him.


Answered on:
28th, Rabee’ Al-Aakhar, 1438H

Translated by:
Abu ‘Abdirrahman ‘Abdullaah bin Ahmed Ash-Shingaani