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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 bring them the best whole food supplements.

Here you’ll find many of our own personal experiences and opinions, and we’ve taken care to ensure that the more technical information we present is backed by published nutritional studies and scientific research. Please remember, though, that the blog articles themselves are not intended to cure, diagnose, or treat any disease.

Questions? Contact us and we’ll be glad to assist.

Enjoy!

Fun Facts about Horses, Dogs, and Food | BioStar US

Fun Facts about Horses, Dogs, & Food!

If you’re a fan of Jeopardy or Trivial Pursuit, you’ll love our fun and interesting facts about horses, dogs, and ...
Medicinal mushrooms

Medicinal Mushrooms for Dogs & Horses

Medicinal mushrooms have thousands of years of use as therapeutic foods in Traditional Chinese Medicine as well as in ancient ...

Ask Tigger: Diet Recommendations to Build Muscle

Dear Tigger, I recently purchased a horse that was doing mid-level dressage and am transitioning him into a mid-level jumper. I ...
Horse on Optimum Defense label

Supporting the Equine Immune System with Optimum Defense

The equine immune system is a vast, complex biological apparatus. How well it functions depends on a number of factors ...
Down the Rabbit Hole with Quercetin- Tigger scientist illustration

Down the Rabbit Hole with Quercetin

What is Quercetin, and how can it help your horse? We go down the rabbit hole to learn more about ...
horse and human bonding silhouette

Giving Back and Paying It Forward

There’s something intrinsic about giving- a sense of purpose and humility. I have long known the equestrian community to be ...
five aussie pack by the fireplace

Buckaroo’s Guide to Holiday Dining for Dogs

We are quickly approaching my favorite time of the year: the howlidays, also known as Fat-Cooked-Bird-On-Counter, and a few weeks ...
Ask Tigger - Grumpy Mares | BioStar US

Ask Tigger: Help! I Have a Grumpy Mare

Dear Tigger, Lately my horse fits the grumpy mare stereotype more often than not, but she used to be much ...
Girl in nature

Tigger’s Stress-Busting Tips

The infamous year of 2020 has tested our collective patience, nerves, and sense of wellbeing. It not only has affected ...

Which Optimum wellness formula is best for my horse or dog?

BioStar offers a range of wellness formulas with vitamins and minerals, called Optimum. With so many choices, we’ve put together ...

Buckaroo’s Healthy Weight Journey

My name is Buckaroo and I have a weight problem, which I call the “Battle of the Bulge.” My weight ...

Choosing the Right Calming Supplement for Your Horse

The search for the best calming supplements for horses can be overwhelming… there are so many options to choose from! ...