A fan who was filmed punching a West Yorkshire police horse after a football match has apologised.
Hundreds of fans caused trouble for the police after Sunderland beat Newcastle 3-0 at the weekend. But today Barry Rogerson said that he's actually an animal lover, and that he has let his family down.
A West Yorkshire Police horse who was attacked in football riots at the weekend is back recovering in his paddock today. This was Bud at home in Wakefield this morning - after his ordeal in Newcastle yesterday
He was controlling crowds at the Newcastle versus Sunderland match when a fan apparently tried to punch him. His alleged attacker was arrested and bailed. Bud's handlers say he's now doing well.