Pre – Slaughter Conditions for
Animals / Poultry
animals and poultry that fulfill the following will be allowed for
- All animals and
poultry must be healthy, free from any signs of wounds and disease,
or any form of disfigurement.
- Animals and poultry
should be treated in a humane manner prior to slaughter. Any ill –
treatment, beating, acts that may cause stress or fear are strictly
forbidden on all animals and poultry awaiting slaughter.
- Any acts of injury or
cutting is prohibited on animals prior to their slaughter.
Conditions of Slaughter
slaughtering of Halal animals should be fully separated from the
slaughter of non – Halal animals. Halal slaughter should be carried out
according to the following regulations:
- Halal slaughter should
be performed only by a Muslim (not Kitabi or others) who is sound of
mind, mature and who fully understands the fundamental rules and
conditions related to slaughter of animals is Islam.
- The animals to be
slaughtered must be animals that are Halal and can be eaten by
- The animal must be
fully alive or deemed to be alive at the time of slaughter.