Hartpury have posted the following message on their website and social media: “IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING UPCOMING EVENTS, INCLUDING THE HARTPURY SHOWJUMPING SPECTACULAR, 8-10 DECEMBER 2017.
A horse stabled at Hartpury equestrian centre has shown previous exposure to the Strangles virus. The horse is undergoing further testing although it is not showing any symptoms of the disease. We have taken expert veterinary advice and, as a precautionary measure, we have decided to cancel our forthcoming showjumping events. Regrettably, this includes the Showjumping Spectacular, for which we will refund existing entrants.”
For further information and updates, visit the Hartpury website