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. Ing. Milan Marounek, DrSc., doc. Ing. Luděk Stádník, Ph.D., prof. Ing. Antonín Stratil, DrSc., Ing. Ludmila Zavadilová, CSc., Ing. Kateřina Kheilová, Ph.D.
  • Executive Editor:  Ing. Gabriela Vladyková
  • The journal is published monthly


Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences changed to double-blind reviewing
The Publishing Board of the CAAS is pleased to announce its movement to a double-blind review process  (November 1, 2018). 
Change of  the online submission system !!
Dear authors, reviewers, editors and co-editors,
this is to inform you that as of May 24, 2018 the journal Czech Journal of Animal Science starts to use the editorial system that is used by all other journals published by the Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences as the time has come that all has to be under one umbrella to make the entire administration unified and easier.  It will be a major change for the editors as well and we hope the transition will be as painless as possible. Nevertheless, your cooperation and patience will be appreciated. 
For submissions – please use “New Submission/Login on this site.
For the status of  manuscripts submitted until the May 23, 2018, please contact: cjas@af.czu.cz

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

In vitro antimicrobial effect of palm oils rich in medium-chain fatty acids against mastitis-causing Gram-positive bacteria

Klára Laloučková, Lucie Malá, Paula Slaničková, Eva Skřivanová
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 325-331abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Comparative metabolomic analysis of caecal digesta between Jinhua pig and Landrace pig

Yujie Gong, Xiaoting Zou, Wenrui Xia, Xueting Wen, Xiaojun Zhang, Yingpin Xiao, Hua Yang
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 332-342abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Expression of NR3C1, INSR and SLC2A4 genes in skeletal muscles and CBG in liver depends on age and breed of pigs

Dawid Szczepankiewicz, Marek Skrzypski, Ewa Pruszyńska-Oszmałek, Sławomir Sadkowski, Maciej Sassek, Tatiana Wojciechowicz, Paweł Antoni Kołodziejski, Przemysław Kaczmarek, Maciej Szydłowski, Paweł Maćkowiak, Krzysztof Wojciech Nowak
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 343-351abstractdownload PDFsupplementary material
Original Paper

Multiple-factor associative effects of peanut shell combined with alfalfa and concentrate determined by in vitro gas production method

Jiu Yuan, Xinjie Wan
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 352-360abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Maternal effect on sports performance traits in horses

Tomasz Próchniak, Iwona Rozempolska-Rucińska, Grzegorz Zięba
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 361-365abstractdownload PDF

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