Show Jumping Legend Gem Twist Euthanatized at 27

Gem Twist, a legend of the show jumping circuit, was euthanatized Saturday, Nov. 18. According to a U.S. Equestrian Federation press release, the decision was made to euthanatize hm after he sustained a pulled muscle that rendered him unable to stand. The 27-year-old gelding died at the site of his birth, at the Chapot family farm in New Jersey.

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