Islam/Cats

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Question
1. Is it allowed to keep cats at home? What is the reference?

2. Is it forbidden to keep ANY animal at home?

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Answer
CATS

http://www.quran-hadith-index.com/hadithc.htm#_Toc242061848


1.The penalty of starving cat to death B3-323-552; 553, B4-337-535; 689; M4-1215-5570; 6345

2.The price of a cat is disapproved M3-825-3808

3.If cat licks utensil, wash it once AD1-18-72

3.Water left over from cat can be used to make wudu AD1-20-76

4.Aisha رضي الله عنها‎ eats pudding, which cat had eaten and said cat is not unclean AD1-20-76

5.To eat cat and enjoy its price forbidden AD3-1072-3798

Domesticated animals can be kept at home.

If you are asking about Dog - then unless necessary don't keep it otherwise small portion of your good deeds will be deducted each day. You may find the Hadith related to Dog in the above weblink.

http://www.quran-hadith-index.com/hadithd.htm#_Toc532123882

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