Czech Journal of Animal Science (CJAS)

ISSN 1212-1819 (Print)
ISSN 1805-9309 (On-line)

  • An international peer-reviewed journal published by the Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences and financed by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Czech Republic.
  • Published since 1955 (by 1997 under the title Živočišná výroba)
  • The journal is administered by an international Editorial Board
  • Editor-in-Chief: prof. Ing. Eva Tůmová, CSc.
  • Co-editors: prof. MVDr. Ing. František Jílek, DrSc., prof. Ing. Linhart Otomar, DrSc., prof. Ing. Milan Marounek, DrSc., prof. Jana Pickova, prof. Ing. Antonín Stratil, DrSc., Ing. Ludmila Zavadilová
  • Executive Editor: Ing. Kateřina Kheilová, Ing. Gabriela Vladyková
  • The journal is published monthly


Thematic scope

Original scientific papers and invited critical reviews covering all areas of genetics and breeding, physiology, reproduction, nutrition and feeds, technology, ethology and economics of cattle, pig, sheep, goat, poultry, fish and other farm animal management. Papers are published in English.


Current issue

Original Paper

Interspecific hybridization of sturgeon species affects differently their gonadal development

Linhartová Z., Havelka M., Pšenička M., Flajšhans M.:
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 1-10abstractdownload PDFsupplementary material
Original Paper

Eggshell characteristics and cuticle deposition in three laying hen genotypes housed in enriched cages and on litter

Ketta M., Tumova E.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 11-16abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Variation for in vivo digestibility in two maize hybrid silages

Loučka R., Tyrolová Y., Jančík F., Kubelková P., Homolka P., Jambor V.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 17-23abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Dietary energy level affects the composition of cecal microbiota of starter Pekin ducklings

Liu J.-Q., Wang Y.-H., Fang X.-T., Xie M., Zhang Y.-S., Hou S.-S., Chen H., Chen G.-H., Zhang C.-L.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 24-31abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Effect of melatonin from slow-release implants on aquaporins (AQP1 and AQP4) in the ovine choroid plexus

Szczepkowska A., Skowroński M.T., Kowalewska M., Milewski S., Skipor J.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 32-42abstractdownload PDF

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