Starting a day without a hot cup of tea is hard but starting the work day without one cup tea quite impossible that no one undersatnd better than Jake the police horse
According to Dailymail Police horse Jake refuses to start his shift without a big mug of tea to get him out of bed
Jake the horse has been serving with Merseyside Police force for 15 years ,He is 20 year old
After sticking his tongue in his rider’s cup every day, members of the Merseyside Police Mounted Section now include Jake in their tea round.
Jake takes his tea with skimmed milk, two heaped teaspoons of sugar and a little cold water mixed in so it isn’t too hot.
Merseyside Police Mounted Section manager and trainer Lindsey Gaven said: ‘Jake is one of twelve horses we’ve got at the stable working with us.
‘I’d definitely describe Jake as a horse with a lot of character , ‘If you’re at the side of the stable and he sees you with a mug in your hand, you can guarantee he’ll trot on over to try and steal a slurp.’
Jack is also very particular about what he takes in his tea, and everyone had to learn his order
Jake often polices football matches and has worked several times as a police horse at Aintree Racecourse overseeing the annual Grand National
Jake often polices football matches and has worked several times as a police horse at Aintree Racecourse overseeing the annual Grand National.
At 20 years old, Jake is due to retire from the force next year.
One day, he stole a cheeky slurp of his rider’s brew and instantly fell in love with the hot, sugary drink.
A video of Jake enjoying his daily drink recently went viral on Twitter.