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Journal of Small Animal Practice (JSAP)

The Journal of Small Animal Practice (JSAP) is the WSAVA's official scientific journal.

Published monthly, it covers all aspects of medicine and surgery relating to dogs, cats and other small animals and, as a service to the global veterinary profession, it offers members of WSAVA Member Associations a 30% discount on the personal subscription rate for an online-only subscription.

JSAP aims to share and advise on new ideas and techniques relating to clinical veterinary practice and to promote best practice.  

Register for your discounted subscription.

JSAP has also created a special online collection of selected papers from recent issues. This online collection is free to download for all members of WSAVA member associations.

You can also find a collection of the WSAVA Guidelines here on the JSAP website.

How to submit a paper to JSAP

JSAP welcomes high quality original articles, as well as in-depth reviews, case reports and letters to the editor, from members of all WSAVA associations around the world. Reasons to submit your paper to JSAP include:

  • JSAP promotes best practice in veterinary science.
  • It covers all aspects of veterinary medicine and surgery.
  • Peer-review is efficient and timely.
  • Accepted papers are published rapidly.
  • JSAP is fully searchable in Medline and many other indexing databases.

Papers must be submitted via the online submission system. It is important to read the instructions for contributors before you submit a paper. All papers are peer-reviewed by experts in the relevant field.

JSAP is published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the British Small Animal Veterinary Association.

For more information visit the JSAP home page.