Czech Journal of Animal Science

ISSN 1212-1819 (Print)
ISSN 1805-9309 (On-line)

  • An international open access 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: Ing. Kateřina Kheilová, Ph.D., Ing. Filip Jančík, Ph.D., prof. Ing. Milan Marounek, DrSc., doc. Ing. Luděk Stádník, Ph.D., prof. Ing. Antonín Stratil, DrSc., Ing. Ludmila Zavadilová, CSc.,
  • Executive Editor:  Ing. Eva Karská, Mgr. Zuzana Karlíková
  • The journal published monthly

Aims & Scope

The journal is focused on the farm animal management.

The journal publishes 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.

New Excecutive Editor welcome on board!

We are pleased to introduce you the new Executive Editors of the Czech Journal of Animal Science – Mgr. Zuzana Karlíková and Ing. Eva Karská.

Ing. Eva Karská will be in charge of the review process management and also of the publication of the journal since September 2020. She is experienced in the position (managing another CAAS‘ journal already). Mgr. Zuzana Karlíková will participate on the DTP desing of the articles.

We thank to the outgoing Executive Editor – Ing. Helena Smolová, Ph.D., for her outstanding and precise work for the journal since January 2020. She will continue her work in the CAAS and administrate another CAAS journal. 

Current issue
Original Paper

Monitoring and significance of the recessive genetic defect AH1 of Ayrshire cattle

Marina Pozovnikovaorcid , Olga Tulinova, Anna Krutikova, Olga Mitrofanova, Natalya Dementieva
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 323-329abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Differences in growth and carcass composition of growing male and female turkeys

Eva Tůmová, Robert Mervyn Gous, Darina Chodová, Mohamed Ketta
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 330-336abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Growth performance, mortality and body and carcass characteristics of rabbit fatteners related to crossbreeding of Mecklenburger Schecke sires with dam line of HYLA rabbits

David Zapletalorcid , Petra Jakešová, Eliška Žáková, Vlastimil Šimek, Eva Straková
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 337-345abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Polymorphism and association of progesterone receptor gene with milk production and reproductive traits of rabbits

Lubomir Ondruskaorcid , Vladimir Parkanyi, Jan Rafay, Alica Navratilova
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 346-353abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) farmed at two different temperatures: Post rigor mortis changes in function of the stunning method

Antonella Dalle Zotteorcid , Anna Concollato, Giulia Secci, Marco Cullere, Giuliana Parisi
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 354-364abstractdownload PDF

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