Umatsuki

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Umatsuki is a Japanese youkai mentioned in the books Shinchomonjuu and Inga Monogatari in Edo era, and books by Kotaro Hayakawa in the Meiji era.

It is usually the embodiment of a horse's spirit. If one mistreats a horse, they will usually get possessed, act like a horse, scream like a horse, then finally dies in craze.