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NYC Council speaker says vote on carriage horse ban may not happen this year

September 11th, 2014 (1)
From: The Republic NEW YORK — New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito says the council may not vote to outlaw horse-drawn carriages any time soon. Mayor Bill de Blasio campaigned on a promise to ban the carriage horses ...

Protesting activists say NYC mayor went back on promise to ban carriage horses

August 26th, 2014 (1)
From: The Republic NEW YORK — A group of New Yorkers are putting Mayor Bill de Blasio’s feet to the fire for what they say is reneging on his campaign promise to ban carriage horses. They rallied Tuesday near ...

Chicago Carriage Horses vs. City Hall

June 27th, 2014 (1)
Carriage Horse Rides are not the same type of business as a hair stylist or other business / entrepreneur enterprises. These businesses, if it is possible for them to be humane, must have strict regulations and guidelines for their ...

Dead horse replica brought to protest carriage driver

June 16th, 2014 (4)
From: New York Post By: Rebecca Rosenberg ​Protesters placed a lifesize foam replica of a dead horse outside Manhattan Criminal Court on Monday ​to protest ​the district attorney’s offer of ​community service​ ​ ​to a carriage operator​ accused of ...

When Will Enough Be Enough? Another NYC Carriage Horse Accident

June 10th, 2014 Comments Off
From: One Green Planet When Will Enough Be Enough? Another Carriage Horse Accident in NYC There has been yet another carriage horse accident in New York City. On June 9th, a Belgian draft named Pumpkin was waiting at the ...

Animal Welfare At Issue in Fight Over NYC Horse Carriage Rides (Video)

May 30th, 2014 (2)
The issue of NYC horse drawn carriages is a complex one to many people. Are horses being inhumanely treated? The Humane Society states that according to an independent audit of the stables of the carriage horses that indeed they ...

Central Park carriage horses debut in film (Video)

May 24th, 2014 (10)
From: New York Daily News By: Alfred Ng Central Park carriage horses debut in film to promote the benefits of the buggy industry A crowd of carriage horse drivers, union bigwigs and animal lovers gathered Monday at the Kraine ...

Central Park’s Carriages Saved This Horse

April 30th, 2014 (2)
This article gives a description of what happens to a horse in a slaughterhouse, beyond what the public would want to conceive of. So, a warning… this could be disturbing to some. And to be honest, we are not ...

NYC carriage horse ban reined in for now

April 22nd, 2014 (1)
We can only hope that the new focus on the horses in the midst of this debacle will benefit in some way – better care, more pasture time. ~ HfH From: CBS News NEW YORK – Mayor Bill de ...

NYC Carriage Horses Opinion Piece: Wild Horses

April 19th, 2014 (1)
With the BLM scandal still reverberating in the news, it is easy to forget that there has not been a resolution to the New York City Carriage Horse troubles. The fact that some of the faction on the side ...