541940 Veterinary Services

This industry comprises establishments of licensed veterinary practitioners primarily engaged in the practice of veterinary medicine, dentistry, or surgery for animals; and establishments primarily engaged in providing testing services for licensed veterinary practitioners.

Illustrative Examples:

Animal hospitals
Veterinary clinics
Veterinarians' offices
Veterinary testing laboratories


Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Providing veterinary research and development services--are classified in Industry 54171, Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences;
  • Providing nonveterinary pet care services, such as boarding or grooming pets--are classified in Industry 812910, Pet Care (except Veterinary) Services;
  • Providing animal breeding services or 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.
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541940 541940 541940  Animal hospitals
541940 541940 541940  Disease testing services, veterinary
541940 541940 541940  Hospitals, animal
541940 541940 541940  Internists' offices, veterinary
541940 541940 541940  Laboratory testing services, veterinary
541940 541940 541940  Livestock inspecting and testing services, veterinary
541940 541940 541940  Livestock veterinary services
541940 541940 541940  Pet hospitals
541940 541940 541940  Small animal veterinary services
541940 541940 541940  Surgeons' offices, veterinary
541940 541940 541940  Surgery services, veterinary
541940 541940 541940  Testing laboratories, veterinary
541940 541940 541940  Testing services for veterinarians
541940 541940 541940  Vaccination services, veterinary
541940 541940 541940  Veterinarians' offices
541940 541940 541940  Veterinarians' practices
541940 541940 541940  Veterinary clinics
541940 541940 541940  Veterinary services
541940 541940 541940  Veterinary services, livestock
541940 541940 541940  Veterinary services, pets and other animal specialties
541940 541940 541940  Veterinary testing laboratories