"Animal Control: A program that effectively treats the symptoms while seeking to eliminate the causes by compassionately using the tools of education and enforcement." Michael Burgwin

Animal Control Officers are responsible for the enforcement of state laws, county ordinances and city codes that pertain to the care, control, treatment and licensing of domestic animals with a priority to protect public safety and animal welfare.

ACO Marketplace

Animal Control Training Services would like to thank the following businesses for their support of our profession. Please click on the graphic for more information regarding each company's products and services.

Ketch-All Company, manufacturers of the original animal control pole - the “Ketch-All Pole” - has been in business since 1952. Sturdy, reliable, and meant for the humane handling of animals and the safety of the animal handler, the Ketch-All pole is used by animal control agencies, humane societies, zoos, veterinarians, throughout the world and remains the industry standard among animal control poles to this day. Manufactured in the USA, it comes in a variety of lengths and models.  Ketch-All Company also sells live animal traps, cat graspers, snake tongs, and other animal handling products.  Please visit our website for a comprehensive list of our products.

Ketch-All Company
4149 Santa Fe Rd. #2
San Luis Obispo, CA   93401
Toll Free: 877-538-2425
Phone: 805-543-7223
Fax: 805-543-7154

Animal Transportation Equipment

Jackson Creek Mfg., Inc. manufactures animal transportation equipment in both aluminum and stainless steel. We have a wide range of products that include portable units that sit in the back of the vehicle, truck slide-in units, chassis mount units, canine trailers and Adoption/Rescue trailers. Jackson Creek also manufactures the SHUR-TRIP line of live traps and is also a distributor for Ketch-All handling equipment. Our equipment is used by individuals, animal control agencies, and military agencies across the United States and in other foreign countries as well.

Jackson Creek Mfg., Inc.
P.O. Box 37
206 Bingham Industrial Dr.
Denton, NC 27239
Toll Free: 888-221-7823
Phone: 336-859-4561
Fax: 336-859-4562

The Swab Wagon Company manufactures solid fiberglass animal transport units. Swab bodies are designed and produced with the humane treatment of animals in mind. For over 50 years, Swab's solid fiberglass animal transport vehicles have been relied upon by humane societies and animal agencies for their durability and humane treatment of animals.

Swab Wagon Company
44 S. Callowhill St., P.O. Box 919
Elizabethville, PA 17023
Toll Free: 800-834-SWAB (7922)
Phone: 717-362-8151
Fax: 717-362-4579
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