How to dispose of fallen stock.
All dead livestock (not wild animals) must be disposed of appropriately. When you find fallen stock, you should arrange for it to go to an approved:
You can do this either by private arrangement using an authorised carrier or under the national fallen stock scheme.
The National Fallen Stock Company website can provide information on the national fallen stock scheme.
Further information is available:
National Fallen Stock Company (external website)
Telephone helpline: 0845 054 8888
The GOV.UK website can also provide further information on disposal:
Animal by-product categories, site approval, hygiene and disposal - GOV.UK (external website)
To report a concern about the disposal of dead animals, such as livestock or horses, contact the animal health duty officer:
Tel: (01482) 396107