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Vet treat swine.

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can a animal doctor also cure the swine along with other animal? please answer in the light of quran and the hadith?


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Vet treat swine

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As impure and unclean as the swine may, or as unlawful and ‘haraam’ be the consumption of its flesh for the believers to consume, the swine will still be considered an animal like the other animals……if it is thirsty or hungry one should try to quench its thirst or hunger; if it is hurt, injured or unwell and one is in a capacity to help it, there is absolutely no harm in doing so.


Obedience would be to absolutely abstain from deriving any benefit from the swine or its products; but there is absolutely no harm if one happens to help or cure the swine who might be in desperate need for its survival.


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