SCIENTIFUR scientific information for those involved in Fur Animal production, is published by the International Fur Animal Scientific Association (IFASA).n (IFASA).


SCIENTIFUR is the contact link between fur animal researchers all over the world and serves as an outlet for scientific and other communication between researchers and others who are interested in the production of fur bearing animals. As such SCIENTIFUR will contain reports of scientific and applied nature as well as abstracts of information published elsewhere and information regarding congresses, scientific meetings etc.


SCIENTIFUR is published as four issues per year in the following way:

  • Three issues containing short communications (max. 4 pages), abstracts, letters, book reviews etc.
  • One issue containing only reviewed articles.
  • One year’s issues (1 volume) are estimated to total 350 pages covering more than 500 titles of scientific reports.


Scientific reviewed articles Papers received for publication as Scientific Reviewed Article, will be sent to two referees for scientific approval, and will regardless of discipline appear in the issue entitled “Fur Animal Science” containing only reviewed articles.


Short communications Other original papers can be published in SCIENTIFUR as short communications. In regard to such articles the author(s) alone is (are) responsible for the scientific validity of the article. Such papers must not exceed 4 printed pages.