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:

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

The haemoglobin subunits alpha and beta: Old and new genetic variants in the Italian Mediterranean buffalo

Rosario Rullo, Aldo Di Luccia, Elena Ciani, Elisa Pieragostini
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 279-290abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Safety evaluation of myostatin-edited Meishan pigs by whole genome resequencing analyses


Shanshan Xie, Lili Qian, Chunbo Cai, Shengwang Jiang, Gaojun Xiao, Ting Gao, Xiang Li, Wentao Cui
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 291-299abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Milk electrical conductivity in Manchega ewes: Variation throughout milking and relation with mammary gland health status

Amparo Roca, Gema Romero, Manuel Alejandro, Raquel Muelas, José Ramón Díaz
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 300-308abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Estimation of inbreeding effect on conception in Czech Holstein

Michala Hofmannová, Josef Přibyl, Emil Krupa, Petr Pešek
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 309-316abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Effect of early pregnancy on the expression of progesterone receptor and progesterone-induced blocking factor 1 in ovine liver

Leying Zhang, Chen Zhuang, Zimo Zhao, Ning Li, Jiachen Bai, Ling Yang
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 317-323abstractdownload PDF

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