The Queen names the most senior animal in the army

The Queen has named the most senior animal in the British Army - a Drum Horse called Perseus who has the rank of Major.

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Queen Elizabeth II accompanied by Lieutenant Colonel James Gaselee, Commanding Officer, Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment, meets Drum Horse Perseus, who she named today, as she visits the Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment at the Hyde Barracks

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