Aim & Scope:
The New Zealand Veterinary Journal (NZVJ) is a high-quality peer-reviewed scientific journal, published by the Taylor & Francis Group on behalf of the New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA). The NZVJ publishes reviews, scientificarticles and correspondence on all aspects of veterinary science, animal welfare, and animal health aspects of animal science. Submissions from all disciplines are welcomed. The journal specialises in articles on topics of particular interest and relevance to the veterinary and animal science communities in New Zealand, including infectious disease and the health and production of pastoral livestock and performance horses.
Purposes The purposes of the NZVJ are: To be the flagship scientific publication of the NZVA, and attract and serve as a major conduit for high-quality veterinary and animal science and novel case reports, originating from NZ and internationally, to the veterinary and animal science communities in NZ. To be a key repository of high-quality multidisciplinary veterinary and animal science and novel case reports of international relevance that are particularly relevant to NZ. To be a major conduit for high-quality veterinary and animal science and novel case reports originating in NZ to the world. To be a sought-after publication by world-leading scientists and veterinary clinicians. To be a highly-relevant educational resource for the veterinary profession in NZ. Publication options
Accepted manuscripts are published online within 3 weeks of acceptance and subsequently allocated to issues published bimonthly in January, March, May, July, September and November each year. Open access and rapid publication options are available on request. Median submission to acceptance time is less than 6 months. Peer review policy All submissions undergo initial editor screening and then are independently single-blind refereed, regardless of source. Complete archive available online The complete archive of the NZVJ is available to subscribers in a fully indexed and searchable format. Printed copies are available to subscribers and members of the NZVA and AVA. The whole of the literary matter of the NZVJ is copyright, New Zealand Veterinary Association Inc.
Fiona Rhodes, BSc BVM&S PhD
Sarah Olson, BSc MSc PhD
Nikki Kells BSc MSc
Abtracting & Indexing:
The New Zealand Veterinary Journal is currently abstracted and indexed in: Abstracts on Hygiene and Communicable Diseases, AgBiotech News and Information, Agricultural Engineering Abstracts, Animal Breeding Abstracts, Biocontrol News and Information, Biological Abstracts, BIOSIS Previews, CAB Abstracts (Online), Chemical Abstracts, Current Contents, Dairy Science Abstracts, Derwent Biotechnology Abstracts, EBSCOhost, EMBASE, Excerpta Medica. Abstract Journals, Scopus, Forestry Abstracts, Global Health, Grasslands and Forage Abstracts, Helminthological Abstracts, Horticultural Science Abstracts, Index Veterinarius, Leisure, Recreation and Tourism Abstracts, Leisure Tourism Database, Maize Abstracts (Online), Nutrition Abstracts and Reviews, National Library of Medicine (PubMed), OCLC (ArticleFirst, GeoRef, MEDLINE), Organic Research Database, Ovid, Pig News & Information, Plant Breeding Abstracts, Poultry Abstracts, Protozoological Abstracts, Review of Agricultural Entomology & Review of Medical and Veterinary Entomology, Review of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants, Review of Medical and Veterinary Mycology, Review of Plant Pathology, Soils and Fertilizers, Soybean Abstracts (Online), Speleological Abstracts, Sugar Industry Abstracts, TropAg & Rural, Thomson Reuters (Science Citation Index Expanded, Web of Science), Veterinary Bulletin, Veterinary Science Database, Weed Abstracts, Wheat, Barley and Triticale Abstracts, Wildlife Review Abstracts, World Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology Abstracts and Zoological Record.