CMO Opportunity: Basic Animal Control Concepts & Investigations

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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