Public Works and Environmental Services

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our office is open 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

TTY 711

12000 Government Center Parkway
Suite 448, Fairfax, Va 22035

John Kellas,
Deputy Director, Solid Waste Management

Animal Carcass Disposal

Animal carcasses from sites engaged in raising or husbandry of domestic livestock must comply with all federal and Virginia regulations, to include the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality regulations.

View the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality Solid Waste Guidance Memorandum for On-Site Burial of Routine Animal Mortality.

Valley Proteins is a company that will pick up horses and animal waste (including cooking oil from restaurants and butchering remains) from Fairfax County businesses. They are located at 144 Indian Hollow Road, Winchester, VA. Call 540-877-2590 for information.

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