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Dead animals

Before delivering materials, please contact these organizations directly to verify prices (if any) and hours of operation. Thurston County maintains this list as a courtesy to the public and does not endorse or guarantee the quality of the service offered or provided.

If your business accepts these materials for recycling or resale and would like to be added to this list of vendors, please e-mail

Remember that you may also be able to post your items on  other materials-exchange Web sites. Rules and restrictions vary by site.

If a pet or small animal has died, consider calling your veterinarian to see whether you can deliver the animal to the vet's office. Most veterinarians charge a fee. Small animals may also be placed in a plastic garbage bag and delivered to the Thurston County Waste and Recovery Center.

Service Providers

Quiet Animal Removal Service
23123 Meridian Ave E, Graham, WA 98338-9157
(800) 924-8690 or (253) 857-7220

Qar will collect farm animals, foreign and domestic (livestock, horses etc.) Fees vary, depending on the location and size of the animal.

24/7 services

Click here for a list of other items accepted by this organization.

Thurston County Roads and Transportation Services
9605 Tilley Road SW, Olympia, WA 98512
(360) 867-2300

Roads and Transportation Services will only collect dead deer on county-owned roads. Please call for more details.

Click here for a list of other items accepted by this organization.

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