Pre – Slaughter Conditions
for Animals / Poultry
Only animals and poultry that fulfill the following will be
allowed for slaughter:
- 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
Conditions of Slaughter
The 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:
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 Muslim.
- The animal
must be fully alive or deemed to be alive at the time of