Aims & Scope


Open Journal of Animal Sciences (OJAS) is an international journal dedicated to the latest advancement in animal sciences. The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in different areas of animal sciences.



All manuscripts must be prepared in English and are subject to a rigorous and fair peer-review process. Generally, accepted papers will appear online within 3 weeks followed by printed hard copy. The journal publishes original papers in all species of animals including all domestic and wildlife animals except fishes. The journal publishes all different areas of Animal Science research described below:


  • · Animal Behavior
  • · Animal Cognition
  • · Animal Conservation
  • · Animal Ecology
  • · Animal Genetics
  • · Animal Physiology and Nutrition
  • · Animal Products and Processing
  • · Animal Reproduction
  • · Breeding and Genetics
  • · Embryo Manipulation
  • · Environment and Housing
  • · Ethology and Welfare
  • · Feeds and Feeding
  • · Food Evaluation
  • · Livestock Economics
  • · Nutrition and Digestion
  • · Physiology and Endocrinology
  • · Tropical Animal Health and Production

  • We are also interested in:

    1) Short Reports – 2-5 page papers where an author can either present an idea with theoretical background but has not yet completed the research needed for a complete paper or preliminary data;

    2) Book Reviews – Comments and critiques.