Encouraging responsible pet ownership by offering licensing programs, field enforcement services, and educational programs for Arlington citizens.

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Deceased Animal Pickup-Residential

The death of a family pet can be a devastating event. We want to extend our deepest sympathy if you have experienced the loss of a beloved companion.

The Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals of Texas (SPCA of Texas) offers counseling for those grieving the loss of a treasured companion animal at 214-461-5131.

If your pet has passed away, there are different options available for Arlington residents, outlined in the Animal Ordinance regarding their removal.

You may call Arlington Animal Services at 817-459-5898 to request a residential pickup of a deceased animal for a fee of $24.

Contact the Texas Department of Transportation at 800-558-9368 for animals found deceased on highways.