Slaughtering An Animal Without A Tail

Question

Can an animal without a tail be used for qurbani?

Answer

If an animal is born without a tail, or is born with a tail and more than one third of the tail is cut off, then the Qurbaani of such an animal will be invalid.

Checked and Approved By:

Mufti Muhammed Saeed Motara Saheb D.B.

References

(ولا تجزئ مقطوعة الأذن، و) لا مقطوعة (الذنب، ولا التي ذهب أكثر أذنها) أو ذنبها (فإن بقي الأكثر من الأذن والذنب جاز) ؛ لأن للأكثر حكم الكل بقاء وذهابا، ولأن العيب اليسير لا يمكن التحرز عنه فجعل عفوا. 
(اللباب في شرح الكتاب ج٣ صه ٢٢) 

و لا تجوز مقطوع أكثر الذنب… و قيل ان ذهب الثلث لا تجوز 
(جمع لأتهر ج؛ أص ١٤١) 

(الفتاوي الرحيمية دار الاشاعت ج /١٠ ص٤٨) 

(الجوهرة النيرة ج١/ص١٨٠ باب الهدي) 

(المحيط البرهانى ج٨ ص ٤٦٦) 

(رد المحتار ج؟ ص ٤ ٣٢-٣٢٥) 

(خلاصة الفتاوى ج٤ ص ١ ٣٢) 


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