Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences

Published by Mosul University

ISSN: 1607-3894 (Print)
ISSN: 2071-1255 (Electronic)

Language: Arabic and English

Subjects: Veterinary science


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Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences (IJVS) is a global, scientific, and open-access journal. Publishing under the license of Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC-BY), this journal has been published biannually by the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Mosul, Iraq since January 1988. We are using iThenticate to prevent plagiarism and ensure our submitted manuscripts' originality. A double-blind peer reviewing system is also used to assure publication quality. IJVS publishes original articles, review papers, and case reports in the field of veterinary science. This journal has been indexed in well-known world databases such as Scopus, DOAJ, PubMed, Hinary, and IASJ. IJVS requires a 150 US$ fee for publishing an accepted manuscript. The journal is not financially supported by any governmental or non-governmental organization.

Scope of the Journal


Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences (IJVS) is open access, peer-reviewed, scholarly publication aiming to promote scientific veterinary sciences and presented to researchers and academics in the fields of Veterinary Sciences.



Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences (IJVS) publishes original research papers, review papers, and case reports. IJVS is open access journal; the publication dedicates to bringing together intellectual and professional scientists, as well as the public sectors who are engaged in efforts to understand the Veterinary Services in fields of:

  • Animal Behaviors.
  • Animal Biology.
  • Animal Nutrition.
  • Animal Physiology.
  • Animal Welfare and Management.
  • Fish Diseases and Management.
  • Infectious Diseases of Farm and Domesticated Animals.
  • Internal Veterinary Medicine.
  • Meat Hygiene and Milk Science.
  • Obstetric Protocols.
  • Post Mortem Findings.
  • Poultry and Avian Species Diseases.
  • Reproductive Techniques.
  • Theriogenology.
  • Veterinary Anatomy.
  • Veterinary Anesthesiology.
  • Veterinary Biochemistry.
  • Veterinary Clinical Pathology.
  • Veterinary Epidemiology and Zoonoses.
  • Veterinary Forensic Pathology.
  • Veterinary Genetics.
  • Veterinary Histology and Embryology.
  • Veterinary Immunology.
  • Veterinary  Surgery.
  • Veterinary Microbiology
  • Veterinary Mycology.
  • Veterinary Pathology.
  • Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Veterinary Poisoning.
  • Veterinary Virology.
  • Zoology.
  • Veterinary Anesthesiology
  • Veterinary Radiology and Sonography

Open Access

Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences (IJVS) publishes open-access articles, which means that all articles are available on the internet to all users immediately upon publication. The IJVS publisher and editor are always willing to publish corrections, clarifications, retractions, and apologies when needed. All articles published in the IJVS are fully open access; immediately freely available to read, download and share. Articles published in the IJVS are under the terms of a Creative Commons license 4.0 (CC-By), which permits users to read, print and download, or redistribute, translate the article, download for text and data mining purposes, reuse portions or extracts from the article in other works. All submitted manuscripts are checked for similarity through a trustworthy software named iThenticate to be assured about their originality and then rigorously peer-reviewed by international reviewers. Benefits of open access for authors include:

  • Free access for all users worldwide
  • Authors retain copyright to their work without restrictions
  • Increased visibility and readership
  • Rapid publication
  • No spatial constraints


Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, which allows users to copy, to create extracts, abstracts and new works from the Article, to alter and revise the Article, and to make commercial use of the Article (including reuse and/or resale of the Article by commercial entities), provided the user gives appropriate credit (with a link to the formal publication through the relevant DOI), provides a link to the license, indicates if changes were made and the licensor is not represented as endorsing the use made of the work. The authors hold the copyright for their published work on IJVS website, while IJVS responsible for appreciate citation for their work, which is released under CC-BY-4.0 enabling the unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction of an article in any medium, provided that the original work is properly cited.

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