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The threat of equine influenza took the horse racing world by storm this year as an above-average number of infections cancelled races in the United Kingdom. AB873 D'ACQUASPARTA shoes brown leather men sneakers EU 40,EU 41,EU 42It was the first time in 15 years that horse races were canceled for flu concerns.
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