Open Journal of Animal Sciences

ISSN Print: 2161-7597    ISSN Online: 2161-7627

Call For Papers

    Special issue on Dog Research


    Call for Papers


    The domestic dog is a subspecies of the gray wolf, a member of the Canidae family of the mammalian order Carnivora. The dog may have been the first animal to be domesticated. Their  average age is about 12.6 years.The oldest dog is Tibetan Mastiff(about 20 years). Doberman Pinscher has the shortest life, about 9.8 years. Dog has been trained to guard home,attend people(such as seeing eye dog), hunt animal, traffic, military guard, performance, salvation. Dog is called "man's best friend".


    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles on exploring Dog Research.


    Authors should read over the journal’s Authors’ Guidelines carefully before submission, Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly notice that theSpecial Issue’’ under your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue- Dog Research” should be chosen during your submission.


    According to the following timetable:

    Manuscript Due

    May 15th, 2013

    Publication Date

    July 2013


    Guest Editor:

    Prof.  Robert W. Li 

    United States Department of Agriculture, USA 


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