Search NTEE Definitions
Number of codes found for 'D': 19
D - Animal-Related
Private nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to provide for the care, protection and control of wildlife and domestic animals that are a part of the living environment; to help people develop an understanding of their pets; and to train animals for purposes of showing.
Scope notes: Includes: Organizations that develop and maintain fisheries resources and wildlife habitats to preserve and protect endangered species and other wildlife; humane societies; veterinary services; aquariums; and zoos.
Excludes: Organizations that focus on livestock (see K-Food, Agriculture & Nutrition).
NAICS: 813319 Largest/examples D01
D01 - Alliances & Advocacy
Organizations whose activities focus on influencing public policy within the Animal-Related major group area. Includes a variety of activities from public education and influencing public opinion to lobbying national and state legislatures.
Key words: Animal-Related Alliances; Animal-Related Coalitions; Animal Rights; Anti-Fur Protests; Anti-Hunting; Anti-Vivisection Societies; Lobbying; Public Awareness
NAICS: 541618 Largest/examples D02
D02 - Management & Technical Assistance
Consultation, training, and other forms of management assistance services to nonprofit groups within the Animal-Related major group area.
Key words: Professional Continuing Education
NAICS: 813920 Largest/examples D03
D03 - Professional Societies & Associations
Learned societies, professional councils, and other organizations that bring together individuals or organizations with a common professional or vocational interest within the Animal-Related major group area.
Scope notes: Includes: Accreditation Boards;
NAICS: 541720 Largest/examples D05
D05 - Research Institutes & Public Policy Analysis
Organizations whose primary purpose is to conduct research and/or public policy analysis within the Animal-Related major group area.
Key words: Animal-Related Research Institutes and Activities
NAICS: 813219 Largest/examples D11
D11 - Single Organization Support
Organizations existing as a support and fund-raising entity for a single institution within the Animal-Related major group area.
Scope notes: This code should be used for all forms of support as long as financial support is included. Friends groups are traditionally classified here.
NAICS: 813219 Largest/examples D12
D12 - Fund Raising & Fund Distribution
Organizations that raise and distribute funds for multiple organizations within the Animal-Related major group area.
NAICS: 813219 Largest/examples D19
D19 - Support N.E.C.
Organizations that provide all forms of support except for financial assistance or fund raising for other organizations within the Animal-Related major group area.
NAICS: 813312 Largest/examples: D20
D20 - Animal Protection & Welfare
Organizations such as animal shelters that provide for the humane care, protection and control of animals and which investigate instances of cruelty to animals.
Key words: Adopt-A-Burro; Adopt-A-Greyhound; Adopt-A-Horse; Adopt-A-Race Horse; Alligator Control; Animal Adoption; Animal Control; Animal Lost & Found; Animal Population Control; Animal Protection ; Animal Rescue; Animal Shelters; Animal Welfare; ASPCA; Coyote Control; Cruelty to Animals; Deer Control; Domestic Animal Protection; Domestic Animal Welfare; Equine Rescue; Farm Animal Protection; Farm Animal Welfare; Farm Animals Sanctuaries; Foster Care for Animals; Found Pets; Greyhound Adoption; Greyhound Rescue; Homeless Animals; Horse Sanctuaries; Humane Societies; Lost Animals; Lost Pets; Missing Pets; Pet Adoption; Pet Cemeteries; Pet Reunification; Predator Control; Prevention of Cruelty to Animals; Rabbit Rescue; Snake Control; Spaying & Neutering; SPCA; Stray Animal Assistance; Unwanted Animals; Unwanted Pets
Scope notes: Includes: Animal population control.
See also: Wildlife Preservation & Protection; Zoos & Aquariums
NAICS: 813312 Largest/examples: D30
D30 - Wildlife Preservation & Protection
Organizations that are responsible for the conservation, protection, care and management of fish and wildlife resources and their habitats. Use this code for organizations that provide wildlife preservation services not specified below or which deal with multiple populations of wildlife.
Key words: Butterfly Conservation; Dolphin Rescue; Game Conservation; Herpetology Protection; Insect Conservation; Marine Animals Preservation; Marine Animals Protection; Marine Animals Rescue; Porpoise Rescue: Reptile Conservation; Wildlife Conservation
NAICS: 813312 Largest/examples D31
D31 - Protection of Endangered Species
Organizations that identify and promote laws for the protection of species of birds, animals, fish or other wildlife that are at risk of extinction; and/or which sponsor programs for breeding endangered species in captivity and releasing them to selected habitats in the wild in which they are given a better chance for survival.
Key words: American Black Bear; Bald Eagles; Black Footed Ferrets; California Condors; Chimpanzees; Cougars; Dolphins; Elephants; Endangered Species Protection; Falcons; Ferrets; Gold Monkeys; Gorillas; Gray Wolves; Grizzly Bear; Guam Rails; Jaguars, Louisiana Black Bear; Manatees; Martens; Mississippi Sandhill Crane; Monarch Butterflies; Mountain Lions; Ospreys; Otters; Pandas; Protection of Endangered Species; Red Wolves; Rhinoceroses; Salamanders; Sea Otters; Sea Turtles; Seals; Snow Leopards; Songbirds; Stellar Sea Lions; Threatened Species; Tigers; Whales; Whooping Cranes; Wildlife Reintroduction; Woodland Caribou
NAICS: 712190 Largest/examples D32
D32 - Bird Sanctuaries
Organizations that provide for the conservation, protection and management of different species of wild birds by establishing a system of preserves that are set aside for their habitation and protected from human depredation and interference.
Key words: Bird Preservation; Bird Preserves; Bird Sanctuaries; Raptor Sanctuaries; Waterfowl Sanctuaries
Scope notes: USE for organizations that rescue and rehabilitate injured or orphaned birds in addition to organizations that provide bird sanctuaries.
See also: Protection of Endangered Species
NAICS: 813312 Largest/examples D33
D33 - Fisheries Resources
Organizations that provide for the conservation, protection and management of different species of fish by establishing coastal, lake, reservoir or other inland fisheries where different species of fish are hatched in protected environments and used to stock public waters that have been depleted.
Key words: Fish Hatcheries; Fisheries Conservation; Fisheries Management; Fishery Conservation; Fishery Management; Herring Fishery Management; Salmon Fishery Management; Salmon Spawning; Sea Lamprey Management; Shellfish Fishery Management; Sustainable Fishery Management; Trout Fishery Management; Trout Spawning
NAICS: 712190 Largest/examples D34
D34 - Wildlife Sanctuaries
Organizations that provide for the conservation, protection and management of different species of wild animals by establishing a system of preserves that are set aside for their habitation and protected from human depredation and interference.
Key words: Wild Animal Refuges; Wild Animal Reserves; Wild Animal Sanctuaries; Wildlife Refuges; Wildlife Reserves; Wildlife Sanctuaries; Wildlife Shelters
Scope notes: USE for organizations that rescue and rehabilitate injured or orphaned wildlife in addition to organizations that provide wildlife sanctuaries.
See also: Natural Resources Conservation & Protection; Protection of Endangered Species; Zoos & Aquariums
NAICS: 541940 Largest/examples: D40
D40 - Veterinary Services
Organizations that provide preventive, diagnostic and treatment services for animals that have illnesses, injuries or emotional problems; and which put to sleep animals that are aged or in severe pain because of untreatable health problems.
Key words: Animal Euthanasia; Animal Hospitals; Pet Hospitals; Rabies
Scope notes: Includes: Animal hospitals.
Excludes: Organizations that surgically alter animals to prevent them from reproducing. Use Animal Protection & Welfare (D20).
See also: Animal Protection & Welfare
NAICS: 712130 Largest/examples: D50
D50 - Zoos & Aquariums
Organizations that house collections of living animals, birds, reptiles, living aquatic plants and animals including fish, shellfish, and shore birds, insects and other wildlife for the purpose of study and public viewing.
Key words: Animal Parks; Aquariums; Petting Farms; Petting Zoos; Wild Animal Parks; Zoological Parks; Zoological Societies; Zoos
See also: Wildlife Sanctuaries
NAICS: 115210 Largest/examples: D60
D60 - Animal Services N.E.C.
Organizations that offer services which help individuals develop an understanding of the animal species in which they have an interest and/or to work more effectively with their pets.
Key words: AKC; American Kennel Clubs; Animal Breeding; Animal Clubs; Animal Companions; Animal Exhibitions; Animal Ownership; Animal Shows; Cat Clubs; Cat Shows; Dog Clubs; Dog Shows; Ferret Clubs; Horse Clubs; Horse Shows; Off Leash Dog Parks; Off Leash Dog Recreation Areas; Off-Leash Dog Parks; Off-Leash Dog Recreation Areas; Pet Ownership; Tropical Fish Clubs
Scope notes: Includes: Animal clubs; and Animal exhibitions and shows.
Excludes: Breed-specific rescue. Use Animal Protection & Welfare (D20). Domestic and farm animal protection. Use Animal Protection & Welfare (D20). K-9 search and rescue squads. Use Search & Rescue Squads (M23). K-9 police teams. Use Law Enforcement (I60).
NAICS: 812910 Largest/examples D61
D61 - Animal Training
Organizations that provide classes for people who want to develop a basic understanding and control of their pets [These are typically section 501(c)(7) exempt organizations].
Key words: Animal Behavior Schools; Animal Obedience Training; Animal Training; Dog Obedience Training; Dog Training; Housebreaking
Scope notes: Excludes: Dog guide training programs and other supportive services for people with disabilities employing animal aides. Use Centers to Promote the Independence of Specific Populations (P80). K-9 training programs. Use Law Enforcement (I60) or Search & Rescue Squads (M23).
NAICS: 115210 Largest/examples D99
D99 - Animal-Related N.E.C.
Use this code for organizations that clearly provide animal-related services where the major purpose is unclear enough that a more specific code cannot be accurately assigned.