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Riders jump horses over flames to honor patron saint of animals in Spain

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A man rides a horse through a bonfire on January 16 in San Bartolome de Pinares, Spain. In honor of San Anton, the patron saint of animals, horses are riden through the bonfires on the night before the official day of honoring animals in Spain.

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A man drinks wine near a bonfire in San Bartolome de Pinares, Spain.

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People ride horses through a bonfire in San Bartolome de Pinares.

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A child looks at a bonfire on January 16, 2013 in San Bartolome de Pinares