This Chai Loving Police Horse Refuses To Start His Day Without A Giant Mug Of Tea

“Wake me up when the tea is made”, says every chai-lover every morning. Because our body doesn’t function until a cup of piping hot tea soothes our soul! A dose of tea or coffee is a must for making most of us get out of our beds.

A 20-year-old police horse from Merseyside is no less than a human as far as his chai-addiction is concerned. The horse who has been working with the cops for 15 years now, is known for not leaving his stable without a giant mug of tea.

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He likes his tea with skimmed milk, two teaspoons of sugar and a little cold water, reports Metro.

“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. We’ve all learnt his tea order – he’ll deal with one sugar, but is definitely happier when you remember to give him two,” Merseyside Police Mounted Section manager and trainer Lindsey Gaven told Daily Mail.

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“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,” she added.

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Jake also polices football matches. He has worked numerous times as a police horse at Aintree Racecourse overseeing the annual Grand National. He is set to retire next year. We hope the department gifts him morning tea for life as a farewell gift!