Tum Tum's

(867) 393-GOAT
P.O. Box 20228
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 7A2
tumtum (at) yukonfood.com


Mobile Slaughter Service for red meat livestock is available May through November. A completed yearly application or renewal must be approved before we can book service. (Please allow at least 2 weeks for processing your application.)

Tum Tum's Black Gilt Meats (Graham, Simone, & Tom) provide professional slaughter service in the Yukon Government Mobile Abattoir which allows inspected red meat to be sold at the retail level in the Yukon market place.

When you reserve local meat from a farmer, be sure to let them know when inspection is required. The farmer can then call us and we will help with the arrangements required to provide Yukon government inspected meat. To avoid disappointment, please make arrangements as early as possible.

Yukon Mobile Abattoir Manual (pdf)


Cost per animal:
Beef or Bison
Sheep or goats

Other costs:
travel at $2/km measured one-way from the Whitehorse city limits
* standby fees: the livestock owner may be charged up to $75/hour for unnecessary delays for which they are responsible.






Think you might want to use the abattoir, but don't know where to start? Give us a call and we will be happy to help you through the process.

The abattoir operators are equipped to skin, eviscerate, dress and cool animal carcasses. The mobile abattoir is also equipped with a scalding dehairing machine for pigs. Other functions of slaughter must be provided by the farm.



















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