Best Animal Science and Veterinary Journals

The ranking of best journals for Animal Science and Veterinary was published by Research.com, one of the prominent websites for computer science research providing trusted data on scientific contributions since 2014.

The position in the ranking is based on a unique bibliometric score created by Research.com which is computed using the estimated h-index and the number of leading scientists who have endorsed the journal during the last three previous years. Show more

The ranking contains Impact Score values gathered on December 6th, 2021.

The process for ranking journals involves examining more than 1,464 journals which were selected after detailed inspection and rigorous examination of over 15,717 scientific documents published during the last three years by 1,975 leading and well-respected scientists in the area of computer science.

More details on the methodology for computing the score can be found on our Methodology Page.

Rank
Journal Details
Best Scientists
Documents
Impact Score
1 Journal of Dairy Science

Journal of Dairy Science

0022-0302
Best Scientists 368 1640 Impact Score 13.30
2 Parasites and Vectors

Parasites and Vectors

1756-3305
Best Scientists 214 502 Impact Score 7.30
3 Animal

Animal

1751-7311
Best Scientists 305 486 Impact Score 7.00
4 Transboundary and Emerging Diseases

Transboundary and Emerging Diseases

1865-1674
Best Scientists 140 255 Impact Score 7.00
5 Veterinary Parasitology

Veterinary Parasitology

0304-4017
Best Scientists 197 344 Impact Score 6.30
6 Journal of Animal Science

Journal of Animal Science

0021-8812
Best Scientists 343 1640 Impact Score 6.20
7 Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases

Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases

1877-959X
Best Scientists 124 233 Impact Score 6.20
8 Preventive Veterinary Medicine

Preventive Veterinary Medicine

0167-5877
Best Scientists 171 313 Impact Score 6.10
9 International Journal for Parasitology

International Journal for Parasitology

0020-7519
Best Scientists 85 101 Impact Score 6.10
10 Frontiers in Veterinary Science

Frontiers in Veterinary Science

Best Scientists 261 397 Impact Score 5.60
11 Animals

Animals

Best Scientists 323 734 Impact Score 5.50
12 Poultry Science

Poultry Science

0032-5791
Best Scientists 132 532 Impact Score 5.50
13 Parasitology Research

Parasitology Research

0932-0113
Best Scientists 199 369 Impact Score 5.00
14 BMC Veterinary Research

BMC Veterinary Research

1746-6148
Best Scientists 120 134 Impact Score 4.70
15 Trends in Parasitology

Trends in Parasitology

1471-4922
Best Scientists 44 31 Impact Score 4.70
16 Animal Feed Science and Technology

Animal Feed Science and Technology

0377-8401
Best Scientists 174 284 Impact Score 4.60
17 Parasitology

Parasitology

0031-1820
Best Scientists 107 133 Impact Score 4.50
18 Acta Tropica

Acta Tropica

0001-706X
Best Scientists 114 173 Impact Score 4.30
19 Meat Science

Meat Science

0309-1740
Best Scientists 88 178 Impact Score 4.30
20 Livestock Science

Livestock Science

1871-1413
Best Scientists 216 315 Impact Score 4.00
21 Animal Production Science

Animal Production Science

1836-0939
Best Scientists 159 310 Impact Score 3.60
22 Applied Animal Behaviour Science

Applied Animal Behaviour Science

0168-1591
Best Scientists 113 194 Impact Score 3.60
23 Veterinary Microbiology

Veterinary Microbiology

0378-1135
Best Scientists 77 100 Impact Score 3.60
24 International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife

International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife

2213-2244
Best Scientists 77 117 Impact Score 3.40
25 Journal of Animal Science and Biotechnology

Journal of Animal Science and Biotechnology

1674-9782
Best Scientists 59 70 Impact Score 3.40
26 Small Ruminant Research

Small Ruminant Research

0921-4488
Best Scientists 100 146 Impact Score 3.30
27 Zoonoses and Public Health

Zoonoses and Public Health

1863-1959
Best Scientists 64 91 Impact Score 3.30
28 Translational Animal Science

Translational Animal Science

Best Scientists 121 234 Impact Score 3.20
29 Veterinary Record

Veterinary Record

0042-4900
Best Scientists 73 106 Impact Score 3.10
30 Research in Veterinary Science

Research in Veterinary Science

0034-5288
Best Scientists 65 83 Impact Score 3.10
31 Theriogenology

Theriogenology

0093-691X
Best Scientists 60 71 Impact Score 3.10
32 Parasite

Parasite

1252-607X
Best Scientists 51 54 Impact Score 3.10
33 Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition

Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition

0931-2439
Best Scientists 89 157 Impact Score 3.00
34 Italian Journal of Animal Science

Italian Journal of Animal Science

1594-4077
Best Scientists 48 96 Impact Score 3.00
35 Veterinary Research (BioMed)

Veterinary Research (BioMed)

1297-9716
Best Scientists 41 46 Impact Score 3.00
36 Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports

Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports

2405-9390
Best Scientists 109 146 Impact Score 2.80
37 Tropical Animal Health and Production

Tropical Animal Health and Production

0049-4747
Best Scientists 104 208 Impact Score 2.80
38 Parasitology International

Parasitology International

1383-5769
Best Scientists 53 62 Impact Score 2.70
39 Journal of Medical Entomology

Journal of Medical Entomology

0022-2585
Best Scientists 43 111 Impact Score 2.60
40 Journal of Parasitology

Journal of Parasitology

0022-3395
Best Scientists 45 74 Impact Score 2.50
41 Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics

Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics

0931-2668
Best Scientists 43 61 Impact Score 2.50
42 Animal Nutrition

Animal Nutrition

2405-6545
Best Scientists 28 50 Impact Score 2.50
43 Veterinary Clinics of North America - Food Animal Practice

Veterinary Clinics of North America - Food Animal Practice

0749-0720
Best Scientists 26 30 Impact Score 2.50
44 Czech Journal of Animal Science

Czech Journal of Animal Science

1212-1819
Best Scientists 24 27 Impact Score 2.50
45 Journal of Applied Animal Research

Journal of Applied Animal Research

0971-2119
Best Scientists 47 66 Impact Score 2.40
46 Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases

Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases

1530-3667
Best Scientists 47 46 Impact Score 2.40
47 Porcine Health Management

Porcine Health Management

Best Scientists 23 39 Impact Score 2.40
48 Veterinary Journal

Veterinary Journal

1090-0233
Best Scientists 43 51 Impact Score 2.30
49 Medical and Veterinary Entomology

Medical and Veterinary Entomology

0269-283X
Best Scientists 39 41 Impact Score 2.30
50 Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica

Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica

0044-605X
Best Scientists 38 40 Impact Score 2.30
51 Animal Welfare

Animal Welfare

0962-7286
Best Scientists 43 51 Impact Score 2.20
52 Comparative Immunology, Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Comparative Immunology, Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

0147-9571
Best Scientists 43 51 Impact Score 2.20
53 Asian-Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences

Asian-Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences

1011-2367
Best Scientists 37 57 Impact Score 2.20
54 Animal Frontiers

Animal Frontiers

2160-6056
Best Scientists 25 16 Impact Score 2.20
55 Canadian Journal of Animal Science

Canadian Journal of Animal Science

0008-3984
Best Scientists 68 122 Impact Score 2.10
56 Journal of Dairy Research

Journal of Dairy Research

0022-0299
Best Scientists 50 60 Impact Score 2.10
57 Experimental Parasitology

Experimental Parasitology

0014-4894
Best Scientists 43 47 Impact Score 2.10
58 Animal Behaviour

Animal Behaviour

0003-3472
Best Scientists 25 28 Impact Score 2.10
59 Journal of Wildlife Diseases

Journal of Wildlife Diseases

0090-3558
Best Scientists 51 71 Impact Score 2.00
60 Journal of Helminthology

Journal of Helminthology

0022-149X
Best Scientists 49 65 Impact Score 2.00
61 British Poultry Science

British Poultry Science

0007-1668
Best Scientists 41 69 Impact Score 2.00
62 Journal of Fish Diseases

Journal of Fish Diseases

0140-7775
Best Scientists 19 28 Impact Score 2.00
63 Journal of Applied Poultry Research

Journal of Applied Poultry Research

1056-6171
Best Scientists 43 76 Impact Score 1.90
64 Animal Science Journal

Animal Science Journal

1344-3941
Best Scientists 37 43 Impact Score 1.90
65 Journal of Equine Veterinary Science

Journal of Equine Veterinary Science

0737-0806
Best Scientists 27 58 Impact Score 1.90
66 Journal of Veterinary Behavior

Journal of Veterinary Behavior

1558-7878
Best Scientists 22 31 Impact Score 1.90
67 Professional Animal Scientist

Professional Animal Scientist

1080-7446
Best Scientists 42 52 Impact Score 1.80
68 Journal of Agricultural Science

Journal of Agricultural Science

0021-8596
Best Scientists 40 45 Impact Score 1.80
69 Meat and Muscle Biology

Meat and Muscle Biology

2575-985X
Best Scientists 38 83 Impact Score 1.80
71 Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia

Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia

1516-3598
Best Scientists 34 39 Impact Score 1.80
72 Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

0003-1488
Best Scientists 27 26 Impact Score 1.80
73 Veterinary Sciences

Veterinary Sciences

Best Scientists 35 46 Impact Score 1.70
74 Australian Veterinary Journal

Australian Veterinary Journal

0005-0423
Best Scientists 26 34 Impact Score 1.70
75 Behavioral Ecology

Behavioral Ecology

1045-2249
Best Scientists 21 29 Impact Score 1.70
76 Animal Genetics

Animal Genetics

0268-9146
Best Scientists 19 20 Impact Score 1.70
77 New Zealand Veterinary Journal

New Zealand Veterinary Journal

0048-0169
Best Scientists 17 49 Impact Score 1.70
78 Advances in Parasitology

Advances in Parasitology

0065-308X
Best Scientists 16 16 Impact Score 1.70
79 Irish Veterinary Journal

Irish Veterinary Journal

0368-0762
Best Scientists 15 27 Impact Score 1.70
80 Veterinarni Medicina

Veterinarni Medicina

0375-8427
Best Scientists 11 17 Impact Score 1.70
81 Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation

Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation

1040-6387
Best Scientists 40 36 Impact Score 1.60
82 South African Journal of Animal Sciences

South African Journal of Animal Sciences

0375-1589
Best Scientists 22 62 Impact Score 1.60
83 Reproduction in Domestic Animals

Reproduction in Domestic Animals

0936-6768
Best Scientists 22 26 Impact Score 1.60
84 Behavioural Processes

Behavioural Processes

0376-6357
Best Scientists 19 22 Impact Score 1.60
85 Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine

0891-6640
Best Scientists 15 23 Impact Score 1.60
86 Acta Parasitologica

Acta Parasitologica

1230-2821
Best Scientists 43 54 Impact Score 1.50
87 Journal of Avian Biology

Journal of Avian Biology

0908-8857
Best Scientists 28 44 Impact Score 1.50
88 Animal Reproduction Science

Animal Reproduction Science

0378-4320
Best Scientists 28 29 Impact Score 1.50
89 Diseases of Aquatic Organisms

Diseases of Aquatic Organisms

0177-5103
Best Scientists 25 26 Impact Score 1.50
90 Zootaxa

Zootaxa

1175-5326
Best Scientists 21 69 Impact Score 1.50
91 Food and Waterborne Parasitology

Food and Waterborne Parasitology

Best Scientists 20 26 Impact Score 1.50
92 Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery

Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery

1098-612X
Best Scientists 17 16 Impact Score 1.50
93 Avian Pathology

Avian Pathology

0307-9457
Best Scientists 15 19 Impact Score 1.50
94 World's Poultry Science Journal

World's Poultry Science Journal

0043-9339
Best Scientists 15 15 Impact Score 1.40
95 Systematic Parasitology

Systematic Parasitology

0165-5752
Best Scientists 25 36 Impact Score 1.30
96 Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science

Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science

1088-8705
Best Scientists 21 21 Impact Score 1.30
97 Annals of Animal Science

Annals of Animal Science

1642-3402
Best Scientists 20 26 Impact Score 1.30
98 Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology

Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology

0340-5443
Best Scientists 17 26 Impact Score 1.30
99 Folia Parasitologica

Folia Parasitologica

0015-5683
Best Scientists 16 23 Impact Score 1.30
100 Pesquisa Veterinaria Brasileira

Pesquisa Veterinaria Brasileira

0100-736X
Best Scientists 15 37 Impact Score 1.30

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