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Welcome to the BioStar Blog!

Our mission is to share information, help empower dog and horse owners with knowledge about nutrition and health of their animals, and to bring them the best whole food supplements.

Our blog articles are our personal experiences and opinions, as well as scientific research and nutritional studies.  These articles are our own, based on our own thoughts and research, and are not intended to cure, diagnose, or treat any disease.

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Healthy Critters Radio Ep 20 Horses in the 1800s

Healthy Critters Radio: Episode 20

Healthy Critters Radio Episode 20 is now available, thanks to the Horse Radio Network. This episode ...
Astaxanthin

Astaxanthin: the super antioxidant

Astaxanthin (pronounced Asta-ZAN-thin) is a powerful antioxidant you’ve probably never heard of. Astaxanthin is a carotenoid, ...
Warhorse Real Soap

Warhorse: Real Soap, for Real People, by Real People

When an opportunity arose for Warhorse to join forces with Solio Family Farmers (aka Farm Batched ...
Healthy Critters Radio Maine Coon cat

Healthy Critters Radio: Episode 19

Healthy Critters Radio on the Horse Radio Network presents Episode 19, which includes: • Lizzy Meyer ...
How to start with whole food

Getting Started With Whole Food

It can seem daunting to disconnect ourselves from commercial horse feeds and plunge into the world ...
Feeding Horses in the 1800s - BioStar US

Feeding horses in the 1800s

I came across an interesting book called The History, Treatment, and Diseases of the Horse written ...
Healthy Critters Radio Episode 18

Healthy Critters Radio: Episode 18

The 18th episode of Healthy Critters Radio on the Horse Radio Network is online and includes: ...
Warhorse to the Rescue

Success Story: Warhorse to the Rescue

by Lynn Windsor, BioStar Customer Support Specialist Recently, my daughters' landlord made a surprise visit to ...
Understanding Electrolytes

Understanding Electrolytes

Horses cool themselves by sweating as we do, but they can sweat three times more than ...
Puppies Behind Bars

Giving Back: Puppies Behind Bars

For the Summer of 2016, BioStar has pledged a portion of our proceeds to help support ...
BioStar Success - Ella and Lucy Pingree

Success Story: Ella

by Lucy Pingree “Ella is a Lusitano-Hanoverian cross who came to me from Brazil at the ...
colostrum-powder-header

Bovine Colostrum: Nature’s Superfood

Bovine colostrum is one of those superfoods that I always have on hand for the horses, ...
Healthy Critters 17 Cochin Hen

Healthy Critters Radio: Episode 17

The 17th episode of Healthy Critters Radio on the Horse Radio Network includes: • Equine Therapist ...
Healthy Critters Radio Ep 16 massage

Healthy Critters Radio: Episode 16

The 16th episode of Healthy Critters Radio on the Horse Radio Network includes: • Chiropractor Mike ...
speaking to intuition

Speaking to Intuition

In our high-tech world of bytes and data we can forget there's another avenue of communication ...
environmental impact of manufactured amino acids

The Environmental Impact of Manufactured Amino Acids

I ran across an interesting study from the Netherlands published in 2010 that examined the raw ...
Healthy Critters Radio Episode 15 Silkie Chicken

Healthy Critters Radio: Episode 15

Bringing you the 15th episode of Healthy Critters Radio on the Horse Radio Network! This episode ...
Thera Calm EQ detail - Calming formula for horses

Thera Calm EQ: The Stress Formula

As many people know, I am rather obsessed with the GI tract. The more I learn, ...