You've probably heard about the play 'War Horse' and the upcoming movie adaptation by Steven Spielberg, but never seen the incredibly realistic horse puppet in action. After watching this video, you'll probably have a hard time telling the puppet horse from the genuine article.

At an event in Sandown, England, two puppeteers work an eerily lifelike facsimile of a horse, nailing its movements and mannerisms. If we didn't know better, we'd offer it a sugar cube.

Watch the incredible puppet in action below.

[via BuzzFeed]