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. Otomar Linhart, 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


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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

Effect of taurine on turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) spermatozoa viability and motility

Slanina T., Miškeje M., Tirpák F., Błaszczyk M., Stawarz R., Massányi P.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 127-135abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Genomic response to natural selection within alpine cattle breeds

Moravčíková N., Simčič M., Mészáros G., Sölkner J., Kukučková V., Vlček M., Trakovická A., Kadlečík O., Kasarda R.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 136-143abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Effect of vitrification on apoptotic changes in feline embryos

Ochota M., Niżański W.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 144-151abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Study of LGB gene polymorphisms of small ruminants reared in Eastern Europe

Kusza Sz., Ilie D.E., Sauer M., Nagy K., Atanasiu T.S., Gavojdian D.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 152-159abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Rumen undegradable protein (RUP) and its intestinal digestibility after steam flaking of cereal grains

Chrenkova M., Formelova Z., Ceresnakova Z., Dragomir C., Rajsky M., Cismileanu A., Weisbjerg M.R.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 160-166abstractdownload PDF

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