NAICS 5 Digit Industry 11521

Industry 11521

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 11521 – Support Activities for Animal Production

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 11521: See industry description for NAICS 115210 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 115210: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in performing support activities related to raising livestock (e.g., cattle, goats, hogs, horses, poultry, sheep). These establishments may perform one or more of the following:

  1. Breeding services for animals, including companion animals (e.g., cats, dogs, pet birds);
  2. Pedigree record services;
  3. Boarding horses;
  4. Dairy herd improvement activities;
  5. Livestock spraying; and
  6. Sheep dipping and shearing.
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Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 11521

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 11521. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Animal semen banks
  • Artificial insemination services for livestock
  • Artificial insemination services for pets
  • Boarding horses (except racehorses)
  • Branding
  • Breeding, animal, services
  • Bull testing stations
  • Cattle spraying
  • Cleaning poultry houses
  • Corralling, drovers
  • Dairy herd improvement associations
  • Equine boarding
  • Farriers
  • Hoof trimming
  • Horses (except racehorses), boarding
  • Horses, training (except racehorses)
  • Horseshoeing
  • Livestock breeding services (except consulting)
  • Livestock spraying
  • Milk testing for butterfat and milk solids
  • Pedigree (i.e., livestock, pets, poultry) record services
  • Poultry catching services
  • Reproductive flushing services for animals
  • Semen collection
  • Sheep dipping and shearing
  • Showing of cattle, hogs, sheep, goats, and poultry
  • Stud services
  • Training horses (except racehorses)
  • Vaccinating livestock (except by veterinarians)

Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 11: Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
    • Subsector 115: Support Activities for Agriculture and Forestry
      • Industry Group 1152: Support Activities for Animal Production
        • Industry 11521: Support Activities for Animal Production
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 115210: Support Activities for Animal Production

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