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 Value
2002 812910 -
2007 812910 -
2012 812910 -
2017 812910 -

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Mappings

  1. 0752 - Animal Specialty Services, Except Veterinary

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 training
  11. dog walker
  12. doggie day care
  13. domestic animal daycare
  14. humane service or aspca operation or animal rescue league
  15. humane society
  16. kennel
  17. kennel boarding
  18. kennel breeding boarding or sale
  19. kennel excl breeding and sale
  20. kennel include boarding of household pet
  21. kennel including boarding of household pet
  22. kennel liability only charge
  23. other personal service
  24. other service except public administration
  25. personal and laundry service
  26. pet care except veterinary service
  27. pet daycare
  28. pet groomer
  29. pet grooming
  30. pet grooming service
  31. pet grooming service mobile
  32. pet motel or hotel
  33. pet sitter
  34. pet sitting
  35. pet sitting service
  36. pet sitting service dog walking no boarding
  37. pet trainer
  38. pet training
  39. pet training service


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