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

Supplementation of dairy cows with docosahexaenoic acid did not affect ovarian activity

Vlcek M., Andrlikova M., Barbato O., Bina V., Boland M.P., Dolezel R., Lopatarova M., Cech S.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 62 (2017): 457-465abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Colostrum and milk characteristics in Murgese breed mares

Cosentino C., Notarnicola G., Paolino R., D’Adamo C., Labella C., Musto M., Freschi P.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 62 (2017): 466-472abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Effect of suboptimal levels of non-phytate phosphorus and exogenous phytase on precaecal digestibility of phosphorus and calcium in laying hens

Musilova A., Lichovnikova M., Kupcikova L., Anderle V.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 62 (2017): 473-481abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Tissue fatty acid deposition, plasma lipid and cytokine profile in pigs fed a diet with fish oil or palm oil

Komprda T., Rozíková V., Vícenová M., Procházková N., Ondráčková P., Pešková P., Faldyna M.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 62 (2017): 482-490abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Pilot experiment in chickens challenged with Campylobacter jejuni CCM6191 administered enterocin M-producing probiotic strain Enterococcus faecium CCM8558 to check its protective effect

Laukova A., Pogany Simonova M., Kubasova I., Gancarcikova S., Placha I., Scerbova J., Revajova V., Herich R., Levkut Sn. M., Strompfova V.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 62 (2017): 491-500abstractdownload PDF

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