Sahih Muslim | Book 7 | Chapter 8

Narrated by 'Aisha
'Aisha, the wife of the Apostle of Allah (may peace be upon him). said: I heard Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: Four are the vicious (birds, beasts and reptiles) which should be killed in the state of Ihram or otherwise: kite (and vulture), crow, rat, and the voracious dog I (one of the narrators, 'Ubaid-ullah b. Miqsam) said to Qasim (the other narrator who beard it from 'Aisha): What about the snake? lie said: Let it be killed with disgrace.

Narrated by 'Aisha (Allah be pleased with her)
'Aisha (Allah be pleased with her) reported Allah'* Apostle (may peace be upon him) as saying: Five are the harmful things which should be killed in the state of Ihram or otherwise: snake, speckled crow, rat, voracious dog, and kite.

Narrated by 'Aisha (Allah be pleased with her)
'Aisha (Allah be pleased with her) reported Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: Five are the vicious beasts which should be killed even in the state of Ihram: scorpion, rat, kite, crow and voracious dog.

Narrated by Hisham
This hadith has been narrated on the authority of Hisham with the same chain of transmitters.

Narrated by 'Aisha
'Aisha reported Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) having said this: Five are the vicious and harmful things which should be killed even within the precincts of Haram: rat, scorpion, crow, kite and voracious dog.

Narrated by Zuhri
This hadith has been narrated on the authority Zuhri with the same chain of transmitters that she ('Aisha) reported: The Messenger of Allah (may peace be upon him) commanded to kill five harmful things in the state of ihram or otherwise. The rest of the hadith is the same.

Narrated by I'Aisha (Allah be pleased with her)
I'Aisha (Allah be pleased with her) reported Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: Five are the beasts 1618 harmful and vicious and these must be killed even within the precincts of the Ka'ba: crow, kite, voracious dog, scorpion and rat.

Narrated by Salim
Salim reported on the authority of his father (Allah be pleased with them) that the Apostle of Allah (may peace be upon him) said: Five are the (beasts) which if one kills them in the precincts of the Ka'ba or in the state of ihram entail no sin: rat, scorpion, crow, kite and voracious dog. In another version the words are: "as a Muhrim and in the state of ihram".

Narrated by Hafsa
Hafsa, the wife of Allah's Apostle (may peace be upon him), reported Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) having said this: There are five beasts, all of them are vicious and harmful and there is no tin for one who kills them (and these are): scorpion, crow, kite, rat and voracious dog.

Narrated by Zaid b. Jubair
Zaid b. Jubair reported: A person asked Ibn Umar which beast a Muhrim could kill. Thereupon he said: One of the wives of Allah's Apostle (may peace be upon him) told me: He (the Holy Prophet) commanded to kill rat, scorpion, kite, voracious dog and crow.

Narrated by Zaid b. Jubair
Zaid b. Jubair reported: A person asked Ibn 'Umar which beast a Mubrim could kill, whereupon he said: One of the wives of Allah's Apostle (may peace be upon him) told me: He (the Holy Prophet) commanded to kill voracious dog, rat, scorpion, kite, crow, and snake (and this is allowed) likewise in prayer.

Narrated by Ibn 'Umar (Allah be pleased with them)
Ibn 'Umar (Allah be pleased with them) reported Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: Five are the beasts for killing which there is no sin for the Muhrim: crow, kite, 5corpiou, rat and voracious dog.

Narrated by Ibn Juraij
Ibn Juraij reported: I said to Nafi: What is that which you heard Ibn ,Umar declaring permissible for a Mubrim to kill some of the beasts? Nafi, said to me that 'Abdullah had reported: I heard Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: Five are the beasts in killing which or their being killed, there is no sin: crow, kite, scorpion, rat and voracious dog.

Narrated by Ibn 'Umar
This hadith has been narrated on the authority of Ibn 'Umar through be upon him) as saying: Five (are the beasts) in killing which or their being killed in the precinct of the Ka'ba there is no sin." The rest of the hadith is the same.

Narrated by 'Abdullah b. Umar (Allah be pleased with them)
'Abdullah b. Umar (Allah be pleased with them) reported Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: Five (are the animals) which, it one kills them In the state of Ihram, entail no sin for one (who does it): scorpion, rat, voracious dog, crow and kite.