Qurbaani of an animal with no teeth

Q: Will an animal which does not have teeth suffice for Qurbaani?

A: If it does not have any teeth and is unable to graze, it will not suffice. However if it is able to graze it will suffice for Qurbaani.

و أما الهتماء و هي التي لا أسنان لها فإن كانت ترعى و تعتلف جاز و إلا فلا (الهندية 5/298)

 

Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)