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, CSc.
  • 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

Genetic diversity and admixture in three native draught horse breeds assessed using microsatellite markers

Vostrá-Vydrová H., Vostrý L., Hofmanová B., Moravčíková N., Veselá Z., Vrtková I., Novotná A., Kasarda R.:
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 85-93abstractdownload PDFsupplementary material
Original Paper

Protection of bovine mammary epithelial cells from hydrogen peroxide-induced oxidative cell damage by selenium

Guo Y.M., Gong J., Zheng Y.G., Shi B.L., Guo X.Y., Yan S.M.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 94-102abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Gender and age effects on the expression of genes related to lipid metabolism in broiler’s liver

de Souza Khatlab A., Del Vesco A.P., Gasparino E., de Oliveira Neto A.R.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 103-109abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Two mitochondrial genes are associated with performance traits in farmed raccoon dogs (Nyctereutes procyonoides)

Nisztuk-Pacek S., Slaska B., Zieba G., Rozempolska-Rucinska I.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 110-118abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Determination of in vitro antibacterial activity of plant oils containing medium-chain fatty acids against Gram-positive pathogenic and gut commensal bacteria

Hovorková P., Laloučková K., Skřivanová E.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 119-125abstractdownload PDF

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