By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pittsburgh Mounted Patrol celebrated a “big” birthday on Thursday.

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The unit celebrated the 10th birthday of “Munch.”

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He’s a Percheron, and he is the tallest horse in the unit.

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Former Steeler Maurkice Pouncey donated Munch to the Pittsburgh Police and he named the horse in honor of his mentor, former offensive line coach Mike Munchak.