Basic Animal Control Concepts & Investigations

July 29, 2021 – Hattiesburg, MS

Hosted By: Mississippi Board of Health


Welcome to basic animal control concepts and investigations.  During this 8-hour course we will cover the following topics as well as have hands on exercises.  If you are new or a seasoned investigator, animal control officer, or wanting to learn more about investigations and animal handling this course will sharpen your skills.

  • Canine Behavior and Handling
  • Feline Behavior and Handling
  • Animal Capture Tools and Concepts
  • Investigating Animal Complaints
  • Basic Concepts of Report Writing

Location and Time

  • Forrest County Extension 952 Sullivan Drive, Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39401
  • 9:00am-4:30pm


Equipment necessary for class

  • Appropriate footwear – closed toed boots
  • Long pants
  • Leather Gloves
  • Clothing appropriate for outdoor conditions

Registration Information

  • Registration fee $50, please bring payment to class
  • Lunch is included.
  • Registration is required to attend.
  • For more information email

Don't miss out on this class! Although online registration has ended, it may not be too late to join. We encourage you to email to inquire about registering. We look forward to helping you take the next step towards advancing your skills and training.