Jakim wants Auntie Anne's 'dog' changed to 'sausage'

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Pretzel store franchise Auntie Anne's has been asked by the Department of Islamic Development (Jakim) to change the name of of one of its menu items from 'pretzel dog' to 'pretzel sausage'.

Jakim’s Halal Division director Sirajuddin Suhaimee said this is because the department's assessment panel cannot approve the original name of the menu item as it refers to dogs.

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