Based out of Deltona, Florida, Madisen Taylor is the Field Training Officer for Volusia County Animal Services. She is trained to investigate local and state cases involving animal cruelty, neglect, rescuing animals in distress, blood sports, and natural disasters. She has responded to hundreds of calls for service in her community, providing resources and conflict resolution to people and their pets. Officer Taylor’s role as FTO with Volusia County Animal Services enables her to teach the next generation of Animal Control Officers on industry standards and best practices. Madisen was formerly a veterinary technician for 4 ½ years, and has served her community as an Animal Control Officer with Volusia County since 2018. Prior to her work as an Animal Control Officer, she was also a 911 dispatcher, rendering aid to people and pets in crisis.