Deceased Domestic Animals or Wildlife

Domestic Animal (Owner Known) is the owners' responsibility to pick-up. Owner can arrange for cremation with Stratford Animal Control 203-385-4068 or their own veterinarian.

Domestic Animal (Owner Unknown) call Stratford Animal Control 203-385-4068 for pick-up. Please leave a message with the exact location of the animals if the phone is not answered. 

Wildlife (Stratford Road or Public Property) call Public Works 203-385-4084 for pickup.

Wildlife (State Road) call DOT 860-594-2000 for pickup.

Wildlife (Private Property) is the property owners responsibility. Wearing gloves, you can put them in a trash bag using a shovel and put it in your trash can for pickup on your regularly scheduled day.