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Yellow warning of rain and wind

The Met Office has issued a weather warning for tonight going through to Thursday that there could be gusting wind and heavy rain which may lead to disruption and flooding in some places.

See our severe weather page to see what you should do in an emergency

Depending on where found, you can report dead animals to us or Herts County Council.


If you find a dead animal on the road please report it to Herts County Council.

We are responsible for removing dead animals found on land maintained by us. We aim to remove dead animals within 48 hours.

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As well as online reporting, you can contact us by calling 0800 136661 or email

Recovered dogs and cats are scanned to see if they have been micro-chipped. If they have been we will make every effort to contact the owners.

We do not collect dead animals from private land.

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