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). 

Aims & Scope

Original scientific papers and  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 serum-containing and serum-free culture medium-mediated activation of matrix metalloproteinases on embryonic developmental competence

Sang Hwan Kimorcid , Jong Taek Yoon
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 473-482abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Copper bioavailability, mineral utilization, and lipid metabolism in broilers

Aiyou Wen, Sifa Dai, Xuezhuang Wu, Zhihua Cai
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 483-490abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Analysis of selection signatures in the beef cattle genome

Nina Moravčíková, Radovan Kasarda, Luboš Vostrý, Zuzana Krupová, Emil Krupa, Kristína Lehocká, Barbora Olšanská, Anna Trakovická, Rudolf Nádaský, Radoslav Židek, Ľubomír Belej, Jozef Golian
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 491-503abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Response of three laying hen genotypes to two feed calcium levels

Mohamed Ketta, Eva Tumova, Darina Chodova
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 64 (2019): 504-510abstractdownload PDF

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