Frequently asked questions
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What sort of animals can I report to the DWHC?
How can I report a dead wild animal?
Which cadavers are suitable for submission
What is meant by a 'fresh cadaver'?
What is meant by 'extraordinary death(s)'?
How should I package the cadaver
How will the cadaver be collected
Does it cost anything to report or submit a cadaver to the DWHC?
How can I contact the DWHC?
How can I get a permit to transport a wildlife cadaver?
What hygiene measures should be taken when feeding garden birds?
What safety measures can I take when handling wildlife cadavers?
How can I report a notifiable disease?
What is the policy with regards to translocation of wild animals?
What hygiene measures should I follow when eviscerating game?