A Muslim woman and her dog


Dr. Ingrid Mattson was told that dogs are haram when she first converted to Islam. But the issue is way more nuanced than that. Can Muslims have dogs?

When she became a scholar and the first female president of ISNA, one of the largest Muslim organizations in the world, she decided to get a dog named Ziggy to protect her family.

Can Muslims have dogs? Read Dr. Mattson’s explanation HERE.

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