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CANINE HEALTH

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Articles on nutrition, products, and research pertaining to canine health and wellness.

Bacillus subtilis | BioStar US

Bacillus subtilis: The Spore-based Probiotic You’ve Never Heard Of

This summer, I was introduced to a new probiotic strain by a colleague who is a human supplement formulator. He ...
Tulsi aka Holy Basil | BioStar US

Tulsi, “The Incomparable One”

In Western herbology, Tulsi, also known as Holy Basil (Ocimum sanctum), is categorized as an adaptogen: a plant capable of ...
Vitamin E and Neurological Support for Horses and Dogs | BioStar

Vitamin E & Neurological Support for Horses and Dogs

Over the past year, I’ve noticed a bit of a cognitive change in my 13 year old Australian Shepherd, Kemosabe ...
Vitamin E for Horses and Dogs | BioStar US

Vitamin E Supplements for Horses & Dogs

After many years of searching, we finally found a vitamin E complex of tocopherols and tocotrienols that meets our high ...
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 ...

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 ...
Growing Healthy Basil: Canine Gut Health | BioStar US

In the Garden with Sym-Biota K9

Meet Basil Basil is a 16-month-old Husky mix. I've known her (and her alter ego “Crazil”) since she was 7 ...
Sym-Biota K9 | BioStar US

Liquid GI Support for Dogs:
Sym-Biota K9

Keeping our dog healthy begins with the gut, and dietary GI support is key to achieving it. Hippocrates said, “all ...
Cooling Foods | BioStar US

Cooling Tips for Horses, Dogs, and You

With record breaking heat covering much of the country this month, it’s a good time to seek out cooling tips ...
Consider the Source: Not All Colostrum Supplement Products are Alike | BioStar US

How to Select the Best Bovine Colostrum

Bovine colostrum is a sought-after supplement whose growing popularity stems from research on its important contributions to human athletic performance ...
Colostrum-38 | BioStar US

Bovine Colostrum for Horses, Dogs, and People

Bovine colostrum is one of those versatile supplements that I always have on hand for the horses, the dogs, and ...
Asta Zan-14 | BioStar US

Asta Zan 14: Super Antioxidant Recovery Supplement for Dogs

Asta Zan-14™ combines astaxanthin, the antioxidant powerhouse from microalgae, and the Ayurvedic herb turmeric, with additional high antioxidant ingredients to ...
Canine Supplements | BioStar US

Canine Supplements: What to Use, When to Use It?

BioStar offers an array of specialized canine supplements, but which ones are best for your dog?  We have addressed some ...
dirt | BioStar US

In the Lab: BioStar’s next generation of probiotic formulas

We may not have reinvented the wheel on probiotics, but BioStar has put in the time and research to develop ...
Optimum K9 Healthy Weight | BioStar US

New from BioStar: Optimum K9 Healthy Weight

BioStar presents the newest addition to the Optimum K9 line: Optimum K9 Healthy Weight. Get the support you trust from ...
Success Story | BioStar US

Success Story: Traumera and Colostrum-38 K9

Chris from Florida shares her experience with Traumera and Colostrum-38 K9 and how she found relief for her bull terrier's ...
Green Lipped Mussels | BioStar US

Green-Lipped Mussels for Equine and Canine Health

The indigenous people of New Zealand, the Māori, have for hundreds of years regarded green-lipped mussels (Perna canaliculus) as a ...
Medicinal Mushrooms for senior dog | BioStar US

Medicinal Mushrooms Benefit Your Senior Dog

Specific medicinal mushrooms are important foods for senior dogs to address stress, the immune system, and quality of life. BioStar ...