NAICS Code 541940 Veterinary Services


Professional, Scientific, and Technical 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.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Providing veterinary research and development services: 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: classified in Industry 812910, Pet Care (except Veterinary) Services
  • Providing animal breeding services or boarding horses: classified in Industry 115210, Support Activities for Animal Production
  • Transporting pets: classified in U.S. Industry 485991, Special Needs Transportation.

Illustrative Examples

  • Veterinary clinics
  • Animal hospitals
  • Veterinary testing laboratories
  • Veterinarians' offices

Industries Included

  • Animal hospitals
  • Disease testing services, veterinary
  • Hospitals, animal
  • Internists' offices, veterinary
  • Laboratory testing services, veterinary
  • Livestock inspecting and testing services, veterinary
  • Livestock veterinary services
  • Pet hospitals
  • Small animal veterinary services
  • Surgeons' offices, veterinary
  • Surgery services, veterinary
  • Testing laboratories, veterinary
  • Testing services for veterinarians
  • Vaccination services, veterinary
  • Veterinarians' offices
  • Veterinarians' practices
  • Veterinary clinics
  • Veterinary services
  • Veterinary services, livestock
  • Veterinary services, pets and other animal specialties
  • Veterinary testing laboratories

Industry Leaders