Journal History

2014 The inaugural issue is released, and Veterinary Sciences is published as a quarterly journal.
2016 Veterinary Sciences sponsors the 2016 IFFRS/ISCAID Symposium.
2017 In April, Veterinary Sciences sponsors the First International Conference ‘Babies and Animals: Pediatrician Meet Vets’;
In June, Veterinary Sciences sponsors the 7th ARAE—Symposium on Antimicrobial Resistance in Animals and the Environment;
In August, Veterinary Sciences sponsors the 9th Tick and Tick-Borne Pathogen (TTP9) Conference and the First Asia Pacific Rickettsia Conference (APRC1);
In October, indexed in PubMed, citations are made available in PubMed and full-text archived in PubMed Central from Vol. 2 (2015);
In December, indexed by Scopus, Scopus covers the years from 2014 to the present.
2018 Veterinary Sciences starts the Travel Awards project. 2019 Veterinary Sciences Travel Award for Postdoctoral Students and PhD Students is released.

Veterinary Sciences established the following topical sections:

Anatomy, Histology and Pathology
Microbiology and Immunology
Physiology and Nutrition
Clinical Veterinary Medicine
Veterinary Education, Veterinary Communication and Animal Behavior


Veterinary Sciences was indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) - Web of Science (Clarivate Analytics).

Veterinary Sciences published its 500th paper.

2021 Veterinary Sciences changes to a monthly publication schedule.
Veterinary Sciences received its first Impact Factor (IF) of 2.304, ranking 35/146 (Q1) in the category "veterinary Sciences" in the June 2021 release of the Journal Citation Reports®.


2014–2016 Founding Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Duncan C. Ferguson, Associate Editor: Prof. Dr. Margarethe Hoenig
2016– Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Patrick Butaye
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