The Council will remove dead animals found on roads or pavements.
You can request this service online:
Dead animals on private land
Dead animals on private land are the responsibility of the animal owner / business.
- If the owner doesn't take steps to remove the dead animal, contact email@example.com
- If you have concerns about animal welfare , see Animal Cruelty.
Dead animals in rivers, streams or watercourses
These remain the responsibility of the animal / land owner.
If the owner of the animal or owner of the land is unknown, or if the owner has refused to remove the dead animal, contact Environmental Health.