(i) Halal – Permissible To Consume

(ii) Not Halal – Impermissible to consume

This list is based on the School of Shafi’i opinion or equivalent.

(i) Halal – Permissible To Consume

  1. Addax
  2. Albatross
  3. Alpaca
  4. Anglerfish
  5. Antelope
  6. Argali
  7. Barracuda
  8. Birds without talons
  9. Bison
  10. Blackbird
  11. Budgerigar
  12. Buffalo
  13. Bustard (Bird)
  14. Camels
  15. Catfish
  16. Caviar & Sturgeon
  17. Chicken
  18. Clam
  19. Cormorant
  20. Cow
  21. Crab (see Mud and Stone Crab in Not Halal list)
  22. Crawfish
  23. Crayfish
  24. Crane
  25. Cuttlefish
  26. Deer
  27. Dogfish
  28. Dove
  29. Duck
  30. Eels
  31. Egret
  32. Egg Roe
  33. Eland
  34. Finch
  35. Fish (common fish eg. Salmon, Snapper etc)
  36. Flamingo
  37. Francolin
  38. Fresh Water Fish (eg. Talapia etc)
  39. Gazelle
  40. Geese
  41. Gemsbok
  42. Giraffe
  43. Goat
  44. Grebe
  45. Gull
  46. Hagfish
  47. Hares
  48. Heron
  49. Hoopoe
  50. Ibex
  51. Ibis
  52. Kangaroo
  53. Kingfisher
  54. Lamb
  55. Llama
  56. Lobster
  57. Locust
  58. Loon
  59. Mackerel
  60. Magpie
  61. Manta ray
  62. Martlet
  63. Moorhen
  64. Moose
  65. Mussel
  66. Nightingale
  67. Octopus
  68. Oryx
  69. Ostrich
  70. Ox
  71. Oyster
  72. Parrot
  73. Partridge
  74. Peacock
  75. Pelican
  76. Penguin
  77. Petrel
  78. Pigeon
  79. Pike
  80. Puffin
  81. Quail
  82. Rabbit
  83. Reindeer
  84. Ringdove/ woodpigeon
  85. Roebuck
  86. Roller
  87. Rooster
  88. Sea urchin
  89. Scallop
  90. Shark
  91. Shearwater
  92. Sheep
  93. Shrimp
  94. Small birds (sparrow, swallow, finch)
  95. Snipe
  96. Spoonbill
  97. Springbok
  98. Stag
  99. Starfish
  100. Starling
  101. Stingrays
  102. Sturgeon
  103. Squid
  104. Stork
  105. Swan
  106. Tern/ sea swallow
  107. Thrush
  108. Trout
  109. Turkey
  110. Turtledove
  111. Wallaby
  112. Waterbuck
  113. White Abalone
  114. Wildebeest
  115. Wild range fish
  116. Wren
  117. Zebra

Note: For aquatic animal, any form of poison and intoxication has to be removed; and for land animal it is subjected to the Halal slaughtering process.

(ii) Not Halal – Impermissible to consume 

  1. Aardvark
  2. Alligator
  3. Animals that live underground/ ‘burrow’
  4. Ant
  5. Anteater
  6. Ape
  7. Armadillo
  8. Badger
  9. Barnacle
  10. Beaver
  11. Bee
  12. Beetle
  13. Bilby
  14. Birds with talons that use them to hunt
  15. Black bear
  16. Butterfly
  17. Caecilians
  18. Capybara
  19. Cat
  20. Caterpillar
  21. Centipede
  22. Chameleon
  23. Cheetah
  24. Chimpanzee
  25. Chinchilla
  26. Chipmunk
  27. Cicada
  28. Coati
  29. Cockle
  30. Cockroach
  31. Cony
  32. Cougar
  33. Coyote
  34. Coypu
  35. Creepy crawlies – insects – bugs
  36. Crocodile
  37. Crow/ all birds that eat beef only
  38. Dingo
  39. Dog
  40. Dolphin
  41. Donkey
  42. Dormouse
  43. Dragonfly
  44. Dugong
  45. Eagle
  46. Earwig
  47. Elephant
  48. Ermine
  49. Falcon
  50. Fennec
  51. Flea
  52. Fly
  53. Fox
  54. Frog
  55. Gecko
  56. Gerbil
  57. Gharial
  58. Glede
  59. Gopher
  60. Gorilla
  61. Grasshopper
  62. Grizzly bear
  63. Groundhog
  64. Hamster
  65. Harrier
  66. Hawk
  67. Hedgehog
  68. Hippopotamus
  69. Hornet
  70. Hyena
  71. Iguana
  72. Jackal
  73. Jaguar
  74. Jellyfish
  75. Jerboa
  76. Kinkajou
  77. Kite
  78. Kitten
  79. Komodo dragon
  80. Krill
  81. Ladybird
  82. Leopard
  83. Lice
  84. Lion
  85. Lizard
  86. Lynx
  87. Mandrill
  88. Marten
  89. Mayfly
  90. Mice
  91. Millipede
  92. Mink
  93. Mole
  94. Mongoose
  95. Monkey
  96. Mosquito
  97. Moth
  98. Mud Crab
  99. Mule
  100. Muskrat
  101. Newt
  102. Nutria
  103. Opossum
  104. Orang-utan
  105. Owl
  106. Panther
  107. Peccary
  108. Periwinkle
  109. Pig
  110. Polar bear
  111. Porcupine
  112. Praire dog
  113. Racoon
  114. Rat
  115. Rodents
  116. Sable
  117. Salamander
  118. Sannakji
  119. Scorpion
  120. Sea snail
  121. Sea squirt
  122. Seal
  123. Shrew
  124. Skunk
  125. Slug
  126. Snail
  127. Snake
  128. Spider
  129. Sponge
  130. Squirrel
  131. Stoat
  132. Stone Crab
  133. Termite
  134. Tick
  135. Tiger
  136. Toad
  137. Tortoise/ turtle
  138. Vermin/ pests
  139. Vole
  140. Vulture
  141. Walrus
  142. Wasp
  143. Weasel
  144. Whelk
  145. Wolf
  146. Wood louse
  147. Worm

Posted by Rohaizad Hasan

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