PESQUISA VETERINÁRIA BRASILEIRA - Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Research (http://www.pvb.com.br/), edited by the scientific association Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal (CBPA,. Pesq. Vet. Bras. publishes original papers on animal diseases within the three following areas: Livestock Diseases (LD), Small Animal Diseases (SA), and Wildlife Medicine (WM).
Pesq. Vet. Bras. is edited since 1981 and publishes subjects on natural and experimental diseases. The journal publishes results from diagnostic investigations of animals natural and emerging diseases, especially those affecting herds in Brazil. The submission of topics on animal diseases related to public health is encouraged. In its broad sense, Pathology is the flagship of the journal, including laboratory diagnostic, epidemiology, clinics, and others. Manuscripts on anesthesia, surgical techniques, animal husbandry, and nutrition (except for deficiency diseases or poisonings by any element or food additives) are excluded from this journal's publication interest. Each issue features Original Articles, Reviews, or Topics of General Interest; Case Reports are not accepted in any three areas. Target public of Pesq. Vet. Bras. are veterinary practitioners, pathologists, veterinary diagnostic laboratory staff, toxicologic pathologists, comparative pathologists, medical pathology researchers, and others involved in veterinary diagnostics and animal research across domestic species and wildlife.
For the preparation of the manuscript, authors must follow the format indicated by the journal, which can be found under "Submission Guidelines", in the journal webpage (http://pvb.com.br/portal/normas). Submission of articles outside the presentation standards will not be considered for publication and will be immediately rejected.
Review articles should only be submitted upon invitation by the Chief-Editor and should be supported by original publications of the author on the subject. The editors assume that papers submitted are not being considered for publication in other journals and do not contain material that has already been published. Submitted papers are peer-reviewed. Articles are published only in English, including a Portuguese Abstract.
The journal is indexed and/or abstracted by: SciELO-Scientific Electronic Library Online (www.scielo.br/pvb); ISI/Thomson Reuters, in its products Science Citation Index Expanded and BIOSIS Previews; CABI, in its key-databases CAB Abstracts and Global Health, and in several derived databases, such as: Animal Science Database and VetMedResources (for the internet), Index Veterinarius and Veterinary Science Database (abstract databases), and Veterinary Bulletin (printed), DOAJ-Directory of Open Access Journals (http://www.doaj.org).