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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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Roundup: bad for you, bad for your horses

Just Say No to Roundup

In January, 2011 Don Huber Ph.D., a plant pathologist and international authority on nutrient deficiency diseases ...
Whole Food Success Story: Torey Hardison

Success Story: Torey Hardison

About Torey Hardison Torey graduated from Cassanova College in Equine Business Management and holds a Masters ...
Increase circulation in horses with nitric oxide.

Increasing Circulation: A Look At Nitric Oxide

Nitric Oxide is the master signaling molecule of the body. It regulates the muscle tone of ...

Star Lyte EQ: Electrolytes and Beyond

Electrolytes are mineral salts that are essential for nerve and muscle function as well as movement ...
BioStar's Chia Seeds for Horses

Chia Seeds for a Healthy Horse

Ages before BioStar's chia seeds for horses became a modern reality, Chia seeds were a major ...
Star Maker EQ equine muscle supplement

Build Muscle and Stamina with Star Maker

To be at their best, performance horses need a good top-line, and powerfully developed hindquarters. They ...
Processed feed

Distillers Grains: The Antibiotic Connection

Distillers grains, also known as "distillers dried grains with solubles" is a common ingredient in processed ...
Flex Well EQ Joint Supplement

Equine Joint Supplements: Food for Better Connections

There are so many equine joint supplements available, that it's hard to figure out which one ...
Organic vs. Natural, what are the food labels really telling you?

Coming to Terms: What Food Labels Really Mean

There are so many marketing geniuses, hype specialists, and spin doctors in the food industry these ...
Horse Feed Preservatives: Better Living Through Chemistry

Horse Feed Preservatives: Better Living Through Chemistry

At a recent seminar I gave in Wellington, Florida, several questions were raised in the audience ...
Red Clay Electrolytes

The Wonders of HSCAS: Healing Clay for Horses

On my frequent journeys down the rabbit hole of research, I stumbled upon a silicate clay ...
Whole food nutrients: the body's preferred delivery method

Whole Food Nutrients: The Body’s Top Choice

Before there was much specific talk of whole food nutrients, there was a simpler question: HOW ...
Equine Whole Food Diet Success

Success Story: Randi Goulding

BioStar interviews Randi Goulding, barn manager for Green River Farm South (Wellington, FL) and Green River ...

What the Horses Have Taught Me

"When the student is ready, the master will come" — Zen Proverb I have had some ...
Wellington 2011

BioStar Hits Wellington with Two New Whole Food Supplements for Horses

Every year when I come down to Wellington, Florida for the huge Winter Equestrian Circuit for ...
BioStar Rebound EQ closeup

Rebound EQ: Whole Food Equine Recovery Supplement

Athletes are well known for taking steps to ensure optimal recovery after grueling workouts. That's why ...
Bovine Colostrum EQ for horses

Super Food: Bovine Colostrum for Horses

To understand what makes BioStar's formulation of colostrum for horses so effective, we can start with ...
BioFlora probiotic prebiotic for horses

Bio Flora EQ: Prebiotics / Probiotics for Horses

Prebiotics and probiotics for horses have been used as common additives to feed and supplements.   Until ...

Whole Food Supplements for Horses and Dogs