Sahih Muslim Book 023, Hadith Number 4993.

Chapter : Command pertaining to the covering of vessels, and tightening (the mouths) of waterskins, etc.

Jabir reported Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: Shut the doors; the rest of the hadith is the same but with a slight variation of wording: Cover the utensils, and further said: It (the mouse) may set fire to the clothes of the residents of the house.

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