Contemporary Animal Services Professional Development and Leadership Programs

Partnership with Best Friends Animal Society

As the academic partner to Best Friends Animal Society, SUU offers advanced learning opportunities for practitioners and students in the field of contemporary animal services.

Depending on educational backgrounds and goals, individuals have opportunities to earn academic credits that may be applied toward SUU bachelor’s or master’s degree programs.

Southern Utah University offers several educational pathways to help boost your resume and lift your career in contemporary animal services, including the Master of Interdisciplinary Studies (MIS) program that offers a graduate emphasis in Contemporary Animal Services Leadership (CASL).


For information, or to be placed on a waiting list for the Cat and Dog Lifesaving Certification, please contact us using this form.