Departments > Code Compliance > Animal Care & Control

Dead Animals

The city’s Solid Waste Division handles the pickup and removal of small dead animals on city streets, as well as on private property after the animal has been placed on the curb in a plastic bag.

To report a dead animal, call the customer service center 817-392-1234 or use the online reporting form.

Solid Waste Services will respond to request within 24 hours.

Customer Service Center Hours:

  • Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Saturday, 7 a.m.-4 p.m.

Ordinance Review

Code Compliance is in the process of reviewing animal ordinances.

Learn more.

Task Force

The Animal Task Force reviewed operations and adherence of procedures and laws from December through March.

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Contact

Report Animal Issues

Phone:
817-392-1234

Location

Chuck Silcox Animal Care & Control Center
4900 Martin St.
Fort Worth, TX 76119

Assistant Director:
Dr. Tim Morton

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