How to Dispose of a Dead Animal

How to Dispose of a Dead Animal

Here are some simple steps on how to safely dispose of a dead animal.

Step One

Do not touch the animal.

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Step Two

Use a long-handled shovel to pick up the dead animal and place it into a plastic bag.

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Step Three

Put on gloves before handling the plastic bag.

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Step Four

Tie a knot in the top of the bag.

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Step Five

Place the bag with the animal into a second bag.

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Step Six

Tie a secure knot on the top of the second bag.

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Step Seven

Dispose of the bag in an outdoor trash container.

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Step Eight

Remove the gloves and thoroughly wash your hands with soap and water.

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