Report dead animals

It is an unfortunate occurrence that from time to time animals are hit by vehicles and left on or at the side of the road. You can report any animals, injured or dead which are causing a hazard.

If the carcass is located on a motorway or main trunk road, please contact the appropriate Trunk Road Operators.

M90Bear Scotland0800 587 1107
A9 - North of Inveralmond roundaboutBear Scotland0800 587 1107
A9 - from Broxden roundabout heading SouthBear Scotland0800 587 1107
A90 - North towards DundeeBear Scotland0800 587 1107
A85 - main road to CrieffBear Scotland0800 587 1107

Reporting a dead animal

Report a dead animal online

Alternatively, please telephone the Customer Service Centre on 01738 476476 with the following details:

  • Location, and proximity to landmarks or junctions to aid retrieval
  • Type or size of dead animal carcass to be removed
  • When you saw the animal.

To report lost or stray dogs, please ask for the Dog Control Officers when contacting the Customer Service Centre on 01738 476476.

To report injured or abandoned animals please call the SSPCA on 0870 737 7722.