Never handle a dead animal without protective gear, like gloves or an inverted trash bag.
Dead Animals on Road
Dead animals on the roadway can be a hazard. If you see a dead animal please note its location and call non-emergency police dispatch at 720-898-6900 or 303.980.7300. A police dispatcher will advise the Animal Management Officer to pick up the carcass.
Dead Animals in Your Yard
If you have found a dead wild animal in your yard you can either dispose of it yourself or call the Animal Management Office at 720-898-6850 for pick up.