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


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 new submissions – please use “New Submission/Login on this page.

Manuscripts submitted until the May 23, 2018 will be handled via the previous system (login here) until all of them have been processed. 

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

Curcumin offers antioxidant protection to cryopreserved bovine semen

Tvrdá E., Greifová H., Mackovich A., Hashim F., Lukáč N.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 247-255abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

L-selectin gene polymorphism and its association with clinical mastitis, somatic cell score, and milk production in Polish Holstein-Friesian cattle

Dusza M., Pokorska J., Makulska J., Kulaj D., Cupial M.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 256-262abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Effect of synbiotic dietary supplementation on histological and histopathological parameters of Pectoralis major muscle of broiler chickens

Bogucka J., Ribeiro D.M., Costa R.P.R., Bednarczyk M.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 263-271abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Organic matter and crude protein digestibility predicted from nitrogen and fibre fractionation of festulolium hybrids

Homolka P., Koukolová M., Koukolová V.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 272-279abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Estimation of genetic parameters of fatty acids composition in flesh of market size common carp (Cyprinus carpio L.) and their relation to performance traits revealed that selective breeding can indirectly affect flesh quality

Prchal M., Vandeputte M., Gela D., Doležal M., Buchtová H., Rodina M., Flajšhans M., Kocour M.
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 63 (2018): 280-291abstractdownload PDF

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