Sahih Bukhari Volume 002, Book 024, Hadith Number 569.
Hadith Section/Book: Sahih Bukhari Sahih Bukhari Book 24. Obligatory Charity Tax (Zakat)
Narated By Ibn AbbasÂ : The Prophet saw a dead sheep which had been given in charity to a freed slavegirl of Maimuna, the wife of the Prophet. The Prophet said, "Why don't you get the benefit of its hide?" They said, "It is dead." He replied, "Only to eat (its meat) is illegal."