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Man faces prison in Spain for battering his horse to death

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A man in Spain has been given a record eight months in prison for killing a horse.
Eugeni Sanchez was convicted of beating his horse, Sorky das Pont, after the animal failed to win a race. He has the right of appeal.
Animal rights activists say it is the first time an animal abuser has been given a potential jail sentence.