Dead Animals

There are several ways to dispose of dead animals.

  • Bury the animal on your property. For details, contact the State of Vermont Solid Waste Management Program at (802) 828-1556.
  • Take the animal to a rendering company (only for large animals) or a veterinarian.
  • Call 888-7317 to see if it can be composted at Lamoille Soil.
  • Contact your local game warden (for road-killed animals).
  • Double bag the animal and bring it to a LRSWMD Transfer Station.
  • NOTE: Farmers needing to dispose of large quantities of dead animals should contact the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources: (802) 828-1294.