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2017 Edition

national industry 812910

Pet Care (except Veterinary) Services


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing pet care services (except veterinary), such as boarding, grooming, sitting, and training pets.

The immediate parent of national industry 812910 is international industry 81291: Pet Care (except Veterinary) Services

2017 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Practicing veterinary medicine--are classified in Industry 541940, Veterinary Services;
  • Boarding horses--are classified in Industry 115210, Support Activities for Animal Production; and
  • Transporting pets--are classified in U.S. Industry 485991, Special Needs Transportation.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Existed Equivalent Value
2002 812910
2007 812910
2012 812910
2017 812910
2022 812910

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 812910, Pet Care (except Veterinary) Services:

  1. animal pet grooming
  2. animal rescue operation
  3. animal shelter nj
  4. animal specialty service except veterinary
  5. dog boarding kennel
  6. dog groomer no kennel facility
  7. dog grooming
  8. dog obedience training school
  9. dog or pet training no attack guard or law enforcement
  10. dog show kennel employee
  11. dog training
  12. dog walker
  13. doggie day care
  14. domestic animal daycare
  15. environment conservation and wildlife organization
  16. humane service or aspca operation or animal rescue league
  17. humane society
  18. kennel
  19. kennel boarding
  20. kennel boarding grooming and care of domestic anima
  21. kennel breeding boarding or sale
  22. kennel excl breeding and sale
  23. kennel include boarding of household pet
  24. kennel including boarding of household pet
  25. kennel liability only charge
  26. membership organization not otherwise classified
  27. other personal service
  28. other service except public administration
  29. personal and laundry service
  30. pet care except veterinary service
  31. pet daycare
  32. pet groomer
  33. pet grooming
  34. pet grooming service
  35. pet grooming service mobile
  36. pet motel or hotel
  37. pet sitter
  38. pet sitting
  39. pet sitting service
  40. pet sitting service dog walking no boarding
  41. pet trainer
  42. pet training
  43. pet training service
  44. religious grantmaking civic professional and similar organization
  45. social advocacy organization
  46. social advocacy organization not otherwise classified
  47. social advocacy organization not otherwise classified naic


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