Dead Animal Pickup

Public Service Director

Chad Weth
(865) 215-2060

3131 Morris Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37909

  • Share on Facebook
  • Share on Twitter
  • Share via Email
To request pickup for a dead animal contact 3-1-1 (865-215-4311).

The animal must be within 5 feet of the edge of the street. 

The animal is placed in a bio-hazard bag and taken for burial to the Chestnut Ridge Landfill off Racoon Valley Road. 

For stray animal pickup in the city, call KPD Animal Control at 865-215-7457. 

To leave a voice message only, call 865-215-8639. 

For stray animal pickup in the county contact the Knox County Animal Control at 865-215-2444.