XI'AN, CHINA--(Marketwire - Aug 15, 2011) - Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ: SKBI) ("Skystar" or the "Company"), a China-based manufacturer and distributor of veterinary medicines, vaccines, pro-biotic micro-organisms and feed additives, today announced that it will file with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, Form 12b-25 Notification of Late Filing to extend the time allowed for filing its Form 10-Q for the period ended June 30, 2011. The Company fully expects to be able to file within the additional time allowed by the Form 12b-25 due on Monday, August 22, 2011.

As a result of the Company's delay in filing its Form 10-K for Fiscal 2010; the timely preparation of the Company's sequential financial reporting periods of fiscal 2011 had been impacted. The Company expects to file its Form 10-Q on or before August 22, 2011 at the close of business. The Company will then hold a conference call the following morning after filing Form 10-Q to discuss its financial results for the period ended June 30, 2011.

Information regarding Skystar's Form 10-Q filing and fiscal year end conference call date and time will be provided in a forthcoming news release.

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About Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Company
Skystar is a China-based developer and distributor of veterinary healthcare and medical care products. Skystar has four product lines (veterinary medicines, pro-biotic micro-organisms, vaccines, and feed additives) and over 250 products. Skystar has formed strategic sales distribution networks covering 29 provinces throughout China. For additional information, please visit http://www.skystarbio-pharmaceutical.com.

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Contact Information:


Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Company
Scott Cramer
Director - Director and U.S. Representative
(407) 645-4433


Investor Relations
Christopher Chu
(646) 284-9426