Washoe County Regional Animal Services Shelter
Washoe County Regional Animal Services Shelter

REPORTING A DEAD STRAY OR WILD ANIMAL 

IMPORTANT
Washoe County Regional Animal Services does not pick up "owned" deceased pets; owners should take the pet to their veterinarian.

When reporting a dead animal please include the following information:

  • Location of the animal (street address, crossing and/or nearest landmark)
  • Is the animal impeding traffic or in a travel lane?
  • Description of the animal (black and white cat, large brown dog)

Please include your contact information so an officer can contact you if necessary. 

Notice: All reports are subject to public records request.

SUBMIT A REQUEST FOR SERVICE