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Darren Weir's allegedly 'jiggered' horses could not show pain while on treadmill, animal expert says

Lawyers for Melbourne Cup-winning trainer Darren Weir have questioned if there is any proof the trainer’s horses were given an electric shock when allegedly hit with what appeared to be an electronic jigger.

The Ballarat Magistrates' Court held a virtual committal hearing for Weir and his former stable staff, Jarrod McLean and Tyson Kermond, who each face charges of animal abuse and conspiracy to defraud stewards.

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Article written by: By Daniel Miles

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