Special Issue on Promoting Animal and Veterinary Science Research

Submission Deadline: Feb. 20, 2020

This special issue currently is open for paper submission and guest editor application.

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  • Special Issue Editor
    • Josiah Ocheja
      Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State, Nigeria
    Guest Editors play a significant role in a special issue. They maintain the quality of published research and enhance the special issue’s impact. If you would like to be a Guest Editor or recommend a colleague as a Guest Editor of this special issue, please Click here to fulfill the Guest Editor application.
    • Sylvester Daikwo
      Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State, Nigeria
    • Uchele Okpanachi
      Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Jos, Jos, Nigeria
    • Joseph Okoh
      Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State, Nigeria
    • Peter Gboshe
      Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Cross River State University of Science and Technology, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria
    • Daneil Afolabi
      Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Uyo, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria
    • Department of Veterinary Medicine, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria
  • Introduction

    This special issue intends to promote Animal and Veterinary Science Research, with a view to improving livestock production and helping to reduce poverty. The issue will focus on livestock production and management strategies, disease prevention and control, livestock economics as well as environmental issues.
    The scope of this special issue will cover but not limited to:
    1. Animal nutrition
    2. Animal anatomy and physiology
    3. Livestock disease prevention and control
    4. Animal genetics and breeding
    5. Animal production and the environment
    6. Animal bio-economics
    7. Micro livestock
    8. Forage/pasture and range management
    9. Monogastric animal production and management
    10. Ruminants animal production and management
    11. Veterinary pharmacology
    12. Veterinary public health
    13. Animal products and processing
    Worthy of note is the fact that poverty reduction and environmental issues which are now front burners in government programmes, will feature in this special issue.
    It is hoped that this special issue will benefit Researchers, farmers and policy makers immensely.
    Aims and Scope:
    1. Animal
    2. Veterinary
    3. Science
    4. Improved
    5. Livestock production
    6. Poverty reduction

  • Guidelines for Submission

    Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.

    Papers should be formatted according to the guidelines for authors (see: http://www.animalvetsci.org/submission). By submitting your manuscripts to the special issue, you are acknowledging that you accept the rules established for publication of manuscripts, including agreement to pay the Article Processing Charges for the manuscripts. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the online manuscript submission system at http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/login. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal and will be listed together on the special issue website.

  • Published Papers

    The special issue currently is open for paper submission. Potential authors are humbly requested to submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript by clicking here.

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