ISSN 0719-8132 online version
ISSN 0719-8000 print version


Basic information

Austral Journal of Veterinary Sciences is published by the Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile.

Austral Journal of Veterinary Sciences publishes original scientific contributions in english, containing the latest developments and discoveries in veterinary sciences. The journal covers topics such as animal health and production, preventive medicine, zoonosis, pharmacology and therapeutics, methods of diagnosis, and other areas related to the veterinary field.

Austral Journal of Veterinary Sciences aims to divulge information about advances in veterinary medicine among universities, research centres, industries, government agencies, biologists, agronomists and veterinarians.

The journal was founded in 1969 and has nearly 50 years of uninterrupted publishing. Since 2006 it publishes 3 issues per year.

The abbreviation of its tittle is Austral J Vet Sci which must be used in references, footnotes and figure legends.

Indizada in

The articles published in Austral Journal of Veterinary Sciences are indexed or summarised by:

  • Current Contents Agriculture, Biology and Environmental Sciences - CC/AB and ES.
  • Commonwealth Agricultural Bureau, International - C.A.B.I.
  • Dairy Science Abstracts.
  • Veterinary Bulletin.
  • Animal Breeding Abstracts.
  • Helminthological Abstracts S .A.
  • Agrindex.
  • Biological Abstracts.
  • Periódica.
  • Focus on: Veterinary Sciences and Medicine.
  • Science Citation Index Expanded.
  • SciELO - Chile
  • EBSCO - México


The journal is licensed under Creative Commons 4.0 (CC BYNC-ND 4.0).

The journal authorises the publication of part of the information contained in it, as long as the source is cited.


The publication of this journal is financially supported by:

  • Dirección de Investigación y Desarrollo de la Universidad Austral de Chile - DID - UACh.

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Universidad Austral de Chile
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias

Isla Teja s/n
Casilla 567
Valdivia - Chile
Tel.: (56-63) 2221459
Fax: (56-63) 2221354