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BISAC Subject Headings List, Pets

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If you need more information on how to select a BISAC code go to our, we have a page that walks you through the process. If you can't find the code you're looking for please go back and review other Major Subjects to find an alternate code or use our Suggestion Form to suggest revisions to the next version of the list.

Step 2: Determine the specific term which describes your book. An asterisk (*) denotes a heading that is new for the 2019 Edition.


PET000000     PETS / General

                      PETS / Amphibians see Reptiles, Amphibians & Terrariums

                      PETS / Aquarium see Fish & Aquariums

PET002000     PETS / Birds

PET003000     PETS / Cats / General

PET003010     PETS / Cats / Breeds

                      PETS / Cooking for Pets see COOKING / Pet Food

PET004000     PETS / Dogs / General

PET004010     PETS / Dogs / Breeds

PET004020     PETS / Dogs / Training

PET010000     PETS / Essays & Narratives

PET005000     PETS / Fish & Aquariums

PET012000     PETS / Food & Nutrition

PET006000     PETS / Horses

PET013000     PETS / Insects & Spiders

PET011000     PETS / Rabbits, Mice, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, etc.

PET008000     PETS / Reference

PET009000     PETS / Reptiles, Amphibians & Terrariums

                      PETS / Travel see TRAVEL / Special Interest / Pets

If your title does not have subject content, i.e. a blank book, please use the Non-Classifiable term below. Otherwise, use the Subject/General term in the closest descriptive area. NON000000 NON-CLASSIFIABLE

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