What to do if you find a dead animal
Call on 0131 608 1100 to
- report a dead animal
- check if we have found your missing pet.
Removal of dead animals
The Council can remove dead animals from
- edge of roads and verges
- other easily accessible public places.
The removal of animals is usually a service provided to deal with road traffic accidents. These are usually
but may be extended to other wildlife.
The Council does not provide an uplift or disposal service for deceased domestic pets. This is the responsibility of the pet owner.