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Dead animals

This item can be hazardous to safety or health.

if you find a dead bird or animal, call your local municipality (for Brampton and Mississauga call 311, for Caledon call 905-584-2272) or contact the  Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative. 

If possible, avoid handling dead birds or animals. If you must pick up a dead bird or animal, wear gloves, then place the bird or animal in a doubled plastic bag. Tie the bag closed, then wash your hands thoroughly.

Do not place a dead animal in your recycling or organics for collection.

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