Fatwaa ID: 540
اسلام عليكم ورحمةالله وبركته
What is the ruling on making two animals fight each other for pure entertainment?
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.
The above is not permissible. It is cruel and unethical. Animals have souls and must be treated appropriately. It is not permissible to make them fight each other, irrespective of whether it is for entertainment or other reasons.
And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
07/16/1444 AH – 02/06/2023 CE | AMG1-2756
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