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Sick or injured animals

Sick owned animals

If you have any concerns about the health of your pet, contact your veterinarian immediately.

If you are aware of a sick or injured owned animal, and the owner is neglecting to provide veterinary care, contact the Provincial Animal Care Line.

Stray injured animals


  • Call the Animal Services Agency at 311 if the injured dog is moving.
  • Call the Winnipeg Humane Society at 204-982-2020 if the injured dog is not moving.
  • If you are unable to contact the Winnipeg Humane Society, contact the Animal Services Agency at 311.


  • Contact the Winnipeg Humane Society at 204-982-2020


Exotic animals

Dead animals

  • If an animal is found dead on a roadway within the City of Winnipeg, call 311. Dead animals on private property are the responsibility of the property owner.
  • For dead animals found outside the City of Winnipeg, contact your municipality or RM.

Frequently asked questions

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Can I bury a dead animal on my property?

Yes. You must insure the animal is buried at a sufficient depth to eliminate odour and discourage attracting other animals.

Can I put dead animals out for regular garbage collection?

For information, visit the Water and Waste website:
Garbage that needs special handling or public safety programs. Contact 311 for more information.

My family pet died. Will the City come and pick it up?

No. The disposal of personally owned animals is the responsibility of the animal owner. Search "Pet Cemeteries, Crematories and Supplies" for further information.

Last update: July 8, 2020->

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