Quick Answer: Is It Illegal To Mail Dead Animals?

Can you ship a dead animal?

You Can Mail Dead Stuff, Too!

Dead animals or animal parts should be refrigerated with dry ice or water ice, as long as the liquid container is properly sealed.

Mailed animals cannot be in violation of any laws in the state of origin or its destination state.

Can you send live animals in the mail?

Send live animals through the domestic mail system.

It is possible to ship some kinds of live animals domestically. In general, mammals can never be shipped through the mail system. The most common animals approved for domestic shipment are live bees, birds and poultry, and small (non-venomous) cold-blooded animals.

What items Cannot be sent through the US mail?

USPS International Shipping Prohibited Items

  • Aerosols.
  • Air Bags.
  • Alcoholic Beverages.
  • Ammunition.
  • Cigarettes.
  • Dry Ice.
  • Explosives.
  • Fresh Fruits and Vegetables.

Is it illegal to mail body fluids?

Yes, with the right packaging. If the blood you’d like to mail is pathogen-free, the United States Postal Service is happy to transport it by ground or air. In 2006, the USPS stopped accepting Category A shipments, although you can ship them via certain specialized carriers.