VIRAL VIDEO: Texas horse plays dead

Pinto's video has been viewed more than 30 million times

Mark N Kelley/Facebook

KERENS, Texas - "Pinto," a horse in a North Texas town, has become an internet star for a Facebook video that shows the horse playing dead.

According to KGW, Facebook user Mark N Kelley posted the video after an electrical contractor stopped by their property and told them he found a dead horse. However, the woman explained that their horse, Pinto, is not dead. He only pretends to be dead.

The video has been viewed more than 30 million times on Facebook from people all over the world.

In another video, Mark N Kelley recorded Pinto as they were driving by while he is playing dead. At one point, Pinto raises one of his legs.

"Sara and I laughed laughed. Thanks for sharing," Debbie Leago said.

"I can't quit watching," Julie Jackson Amick said.

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