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Chopping Food For Animals On Shabbat

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Question:

May one crush or chop food for a animal on Shabbat?


Answer:

It is permitted to crumble bread in order to feed one’s chickens or pets such as a bird or fish, even if the bird or fish will not immediately consume it. However, it is preferable to only do so before the regular time that they are fed. Similarly, it is permitted to finely cut meat in order to feed it to one’s animal.[1]


Excerpted from R’ Yonatan Nacson’s ‘Laws of Shabbat’, vol. 1 p. 378


Sources:

[1]. Chazon Ovadia, Shabbat, vol. 4, p. 269; Halichot Shabbat, Malka, vol. 1, p. 332.


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