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animal control officer

n.
An officer in local government whose duty is to enforce ordinances regulating the ownership of animals and to respond to incidents in which animals are involved.
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Animal Control and Sheltering Services performed within the borders of the City of Bayonne by New Jersey licensed Animal Control Officer seven (7) days a week, 24 hours a day, including holidays and emergencies.
The airport shut down a Transportation Security Administration checkpoint in order to allow animal control to capture the coyote, but otherwise airport operations continued without delay.
Bolton Road, domestic bird lost, animal control officer notified.
I'm excited to announce another successful year, our 19th, delivering the most gentle and complete wildlife control from coast to coast," Mark Dotson, CEO of A All Animal Control said.
The police and rescue teams rushed to the scene and an animal control company was notified to capture and restrain the animal.
The city's $100,000 funding reduction to Lane County Animal Services earlier this year cut the number of control officers by one, eliminating the remaining officers' ability to respond to barking dog complaints, said Karen Gaffney, assistant director for Lane County Health and Human Services, which oversees animal control.
An administrator in local and then state governments for many years, Aronson shares his experiences with animal control programs and those of others inside and outside government concerned with animal welfare, to suggest approaches and techniques that might help others in the field.
Animal control was not much of a concern during the first quarter of the 20th century when most communities were sparsely populated.
On October 30th, Isiab was honored during a ceremony at the Watsonville Police Department, where he received certificates from Santa Cruz County Animal Control and the Doris Day Animal Foundation.
TNC has removed its snares from Pelekunu and is investigating more humane animal control methods, such as "fitting snares with a signaling device to minimize the time between the capture in the snare and the kill," says Holt.
During a three-week period in July of this year, West Virginia's Berkeley County Animal Control seized all of the dogs from Second Chance Rescue, a no-kill rescue shelter, and charged its Director, Ms.
An important part of my role as an A All Animal Control wildlife management professional is to give people accurate information about the animals that inhabit Wisconsin," Williams said.