Dean Shira and Jeremiah Litteral prepare a team of Percheron horses for a practice run a day before their departure to the World Percheron Congress. The competition is held in Des Moines, Iowa, this week.FREDERICKTOWN — Often seen at the Knox County Fair as well as the Mount Vernon Christmas Parade with his team of horses, Dean Shira is known for his enthusiasm in showing and driving these prestigious Percherons.



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