Equine Health

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EQUINE HEALTH

BIOSTAR’S EQUINE RESEARCH

Equine nutrition, diet, supplements, health products, and research specific to your horse’s health and wellbeing.

Mineral Chelate | BioStar US

Is Your Horse Really Getting His Minerals? Why Bioavailability Matters

Horse owners know how important macro- and microminerals are for their horses.  Hay and fresh forage used to provide the ...
Rebound EQ | BioStarUS

Formulator’s Corner: Does Your Horse Need Rebound EQ?

Do these situations sound familiar? • Your horse has been prescribed stall rest and you know you need to cut ...
Adaptor EQ for wellness | BioStar US

New from BioStar: Adaptor EQ for Homeostasis & Wellness

Wellness: What does it mean to your horse? There are many wellness formulas for horses on the market, but what ...
Zen Calming Paste Syringes | BioStar US

Zen: Customize Your Horse’s Calm

There are many calming supplements and pastes that address stress in horses. Quite a few use ingredients like Vitamin B-1 ...
USEF and CBD Ban | BioStar US

USEF and the CBD Ban for Competing Horses

Recently the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) announced that, as of September 1, 2019, “USEF prohibits CBD and all related ...

In the BioStar Lab: The Science of Nature

Several times a week I receive email from raw material companies encouraging me to try some new ingredient or bulk ...

Little Horses, Big Appetites: Weight-Managing Smaller Equines with BioStar

Spring is here, and it's the perfect time to think about fresh grass, lush pasture — and the issues faced ...

Coming Soon from the BioStar Lab: Stress Relief for the Whole Horse

I have been fascinated by the biology and chemistry of stress since 1983, when the human supplement company I worked ...
Alixir and Hydration | BioStar US

Rest, Relaxation, & Alixir EQ: The Keys to Recovery

Supporting the body’s recovery process after physical exertion, training, and competing is crucial for equine athletes.  Recovery support is also ...
Spirulina nutrition superfood | BioStar US

Spirulina: Nutrient-Dense Superfood

Spirulina is one of Nature’s most perfect foods because of its dense nutrient content.  Studies conducted by NASA found that ...
For the Love of Senior Horses | BioStarUS

For the Love of the Senior Horse

Senior horses are a lot like senior citizens in the human world: sometimes undervalued, but knowing one is an amazing ...
On the Subject of Soy | BioStar US

On the Subject of Soy…

Soy is one of the most common ingredients in equine feed, and is also found in various equine supplements and ...