Journal of Istanbul Veterinary Sciences is an open access international journal dedicated to publishing high quality articles in all branches of veterinary sciences. This journal with double-blinded peer review process serves as a platform to veterinarians, students, scientists, and other researcher who have interest in animal research and veterinary science. A manuscript containing information that suggests animals were subjected to adverse, stressful, or harsh conditions or treatments will not be considered for publication. The journal retains the right to reject manuscripts on the base of animal welfare concerns. Journal of Istanbul veterinary sciences presents high visibility for articles by indexing in lots of indexing sites and also provides free access to a broad readership with enhanced web page. All published articles in the Journal of Istanbul Veterinary Sciences will be assigned with unique Digital Objective Identifier (DOI) provided by CrossRef. And archived by the LOCKSS system, which is guarantee long-term digital preservation of the paper. The journal is published three times per year (April, August and December). There are no submission or article processing charges in Journal of Istanbul Veterinary Sciences.