WEG: Australian Event Horse Withdrawn Due to Shipping Fever

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Australian event horse Kirby Park Irish Jester, ridden by Megan Jones, was withdrawn from the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games due to a travel-related illness. The 17-year-old Australian-bred gelding developed a fever after arriving in quarantine in Los Angeles. "It's a 36-hour flight from when the horses load onto the truck until they arrive in LA,” said senior A

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