Dead Animal Removal

Solid Waste Services will collect dead animals that have been placed curbside.

  • Dead animals left curbside should be placed in a bag or box.
  • Please do not dispose of a dead animal in the garbage cart or recycling bin.
  • Call Customer Services at 919-996-3245 to arrange for collection of a dead animal prior to placing it at the curbside.
  • To report a dead animal in the public right of way or on a city street, call Customer Services at 919-996-3245 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. After hours and on weekends report the dead animal to 919-996-6311.





Lead Department:
Solid Waste Services
Service Categories:
Animal Control