In 2008 Animal Control Solutions LLC was founded on the premise that New Jersey needs reliable animal control and animal welfare services. The co-owners, Thomas Dodd and Beth Comitas have worked with municipalities in animal related capacities for over 10 years, and are aware of the need for animal calls to be answered in a timely, efficient manner, with reasonable cost to municipalities and their residents. Animal Control Solutions LLC employs several licensed and certified Animal Control Officers that are ready to respond to any complaint quickly and efficiently. Our Animal Control Officers live in close proximity to the municipalities we service. We are aware of how valuable your time is, and that it is imperative to receive a prompt response time from Animal Control. Animal Control Solutions LLC is equipped with 4 wheel drive trucks that ensure a prompt response in any and all weather conditions. We also carry all equipment necessary to do the job safely and correctly. We are licensed, bonded, and insured to handle any and all animal related incidents that may arise. We are the only licensed animal control agency in the area who offers chemical capture.
Thomas Dodd, President and Animal Control Officer/Animal Cruelty Investigator, has been in the animal control field for over 10 years. He was the Senior Animal Control Officer for St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center, and has been Municipal Animal Control Officer for Raritan Township, East Amwell Township, Bridgewater Township, and Somerville Borough. His experience in these positions has given him the insight into what the needs of the municipalities are and how the best serve our communities in a timely and professional fashion. Officer Dodd has had extensive training, certification and licensing in Animal Chemical Capture, Pet Rescue, Livestock Handling, FEMA Animal Disaster Response and Planning, and Wildlife Rehabilitation and Handling. He is also nationally accredited with the Humane Society of the United States and the National Animal Control Officers Association. Also, his experience in the United States Marine Corps has instilled a sense of responsibility and diligence which contributes to the organizational and management excellence of the Animal Control Solutions LLC.
Beth Comitas, Vice President, is a New Jersey certified Animal Control Officer and Animal Cruelty Investigator. She has worked as an Animal Control Officer in both Somerset and Hunterdon Counties for over 10 years. She is certified in livestock handling, animal disease prevention & emergency planning, and is a member of the Somerset County Animal Rescue Team (CART). She has studied at both Rutgers and Humane Society Universities, and has worked at several animal hospitals as a Veterinary Technician prior to beginning her Animal Control Career. Officer Comitas also owned and operated a humane wildlife removal service that provided her expertise in humane alternatives to common wildlife issues.