Questions pertaining to the identity or biology of animals mentioned in Jewish texts literature, or the status of animals in areas of Jewish law, such as diet or damages.

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Considering feelings of animals

Assuming that animals feel physical and emotional pain in some way that is comparable to human feeling, why does Judaism discount their needs? I am interested to hear rabbinic discussions about this. ...
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tefillah and karbonos

A Rav was giving a shiur on Tefillah. He started off by saying: In Eichah (2:29) it says, “Hashem rejected His Mizbe’ach…” Malachi (1:6, 8 and 9) tells us in the words of Hashem, “… When you present ...
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Why did Hashem make some non-Kosher animals look like Kosher ones?

Why did Hashem make animals like the pig, camel, etc. that have one exact character trait of kosher animals and then write in the Torah that they aren't kosher? If He's trying to trick us, shouldn't ...