Animal control is the super-power that allows one to control animals either through mental control or through a form of consenual agreement beyond the natural process, such as training.
Animal control in superhero fiction[edit | edit source]
Many of the superheroes who used animals worked with trained animals, as opposed to using super powers to control them. One of the early notable superheroes to control animals was Aquaman, who had the ability to communicate with amd command all forms of sea life. In the Silver Age, Ant-Man is established as being able to control ants with his specialized helmet.