Irish vet cracks open horse racing circles

Jan 18, 2013

Irish vet cracks open horse racing circles

by Takeshi Ozawa

An Irish-born veterinarian has achieved a lot of “firsts and onlys” in Japan, including becoming the first non-Japanese breeder of a horse to win the Japanese Derby, or Tokyo Yushun, one of the jewels in Japan’s Triple Crown. But as the 51-year-old Harry Sweeney ...