Veterinary Sciences and Practices

Veterinary Sciences and Practices (Vet Sci Pract) is a scientific, open access, online-only periodical published in accordance with independent, unbiased, and double-blinded peer-review principles. The journal is published triannually in April, August and December. The publication languages of the journal are Turkish and English. The articles submitted in English will be given priority in evaluation.

Veterinary Sciences and Practices aims to contribute to the literature publishing mauscripts at the highest scientific level on all fields of veterinary medicine. The journal publishes original articles, invited reviews, case reports  that are prepared in accordance with ethical guidelines. 

The scope of the journal includes but not limited to; basic and clinical veterinary sciences, raising livestock, veterinary genetics, animal nutrition and nutritional diseases, zooneses, veterinary medicinal products and public health, and food hygiene, technology, exotic animal sicence and laboratory animal sicence.

The target audience of the journal includes specialists and professionals working and interested in all disciplines of veterinary medicine.

Veterinary Sciences and Practices currently indexed in Scopus, DOAJ, EBSCO, CABI, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI) and TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Index.

The editorial and publication processes of the journal are shaped in accordance with the guidelines of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), Council of Science Editors (CSE), Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), European Association of Science Editors (EASE), and National Information Standards Organization (NISO). The journal is in conformity with the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing (

All expenses of the journal are covered by the Atatürk University. Processing and publication are free of charge with the journal. No fees are requested from the authors at any point throughout the evaluation and publication process. All manuscripts must be submitted via the online submission system, which is available at The journal guidelines, technical information, and the required forms are available on the journal’s web page.

Statements or opinions expressed in the manuscripts published in the journal reflect the views of the author(s) and not the opinions of the Atatürk University, editors, editorial board, and/or publisher; the editors, editorial board, and publisher disclaim any responsibility or liability for such materials.

Open Access Statement
Veterinary Sciences and Practices is an open access publication, and the journal’s publication model is based on Budapest Access Initiative (BOAI) declaration. All published content is available online, free of charge at Authors retain the copyright of their published work in Veterinary Sciences and Practices. The journal’s content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC) 4.0 International License which permits third parties to share and adapt the content for non-commercial purposes by giving the appropriate credit to the original work.   

From January 2022 onwards, content is licensed under a Creative Commons CC BY-NC 4.0 license. The journal’s back content was published under a traditional copyright license however the archive is available for free access.

Editor in Chief: Mustafa Sinan AKTAŞ
Address:  Atatürk University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Erzurum, Turkey
E-mail[email protected]

Publisher: Atatürk University
Address: Atatürk University, Yakutiye, Erzurum, Turkey

Publishing Service: AVES
Address: Büyükdere Cad., 105/9 34394 Şişli, İstanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90 212 217 17 00
E-mail: [email protected]


EISSN 2822-3608