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). 

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

Impact of reference population and marker density on accuracy of population imputation

Anita Kranjčevičová, Eva Kašná, Michaela Brzáková, Josef Přibyl, Luboš Vostrý
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 405-410abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Genetic diversity and population structure of four cattle breeds raised in Turkey using microsatellite markers

Eymen Demir, Murat Soner Balcioğlu
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 411-419abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Comparison of the pituitary gland transcriptome in pregnant and non-pregnant goats (Capra hircus)

Qing Quan, Lu Zhu, Qi Zheng, Hao Wu, Jing Jing, Qing Chen, Ya Liu, Fugui Fang, Yunsheng Li, Yunhai Zhang, Yinghui Ling
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 420-430abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Differences between Jersey and Holstein cows in milking-induced teat prolongation during lactation

Matúš Gašparík, Luděk Stádník, Jaromír Ducháček, Vladimír Tančin
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 431-438abstractdownload PDF

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