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Wrong Icon in Google Maps

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Hi there,

Does anyone know how I change the icon against my business name? It's incorrectly showing as 'park and recreational area' with a green tree as a symbol, other business have a red circle/square.


My company is a dog walking service, and I'd like to correct this problem.


Business Name: Gosdogwalking

Business Address: 69 Elsdon Road, Gosforth, NE31HY, United Kingdom

Telephone Number: 07849203296

Google+ URL:

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Re: Wrong Icon in Google Maps

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Hi @Sandra S


Looks like one of the categories your listing had was "Dog Park" but it was recently removed. That was likely causing the icon. But if this a home-based business you should set your listing as a service-area business. Doing so would hide your full address and remove the pin from the map altogether.


You can read more about how to make the change to your listing here:

TomW, Google My Business Top Contributor
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