The international journals of animal biosciences

the international journal of animal biosciences

science proceedings

open space

The animal family of journals is comprised of animal, animal – science proceedings, and animal – open space. The journals are published by a Consortium of the BSAS, EAAP, and INRAE. All articles are published as Gold Open Access

British Society of Animal Science (BSAS) is a charity that works to improve the understanding of all aspects of animal science and to ensure research and knowledge transfer have a practical and beneficial application

Management Board Members

  • David Kenny
  • Liam Sinclair 
  • Maggie Mitchell

European Federation for Animal Science (EAAP) is an international scientific organisation promoting research, discussion, debate and dissemination of high quality and relevant animal science findings amongst the scientific communities, the livestock industry, civil society and groups with interests in livestock production.

Management Board Members

  • Andrea Rosati
  • Joel Berard
  • Teun Veldkamp

National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE) is committed to exploring the frontiers of science and performing high-calibre research that is globally relevant. The institute makes major contributions to European research and participates in European research programmes.

Management Board Members

  • Erwin Dreyer
  • Xavier Fernandez
  • Sabine Arbeille


Elsevier is the largest global publisher of scientific journals currently publishing over 400 peer-reviewed open access journals.