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NYC horse carriage
The writer of this opinion piece treats the NYC horse carriage ban as if it were just “crazy PETA people” or those who hate the Irish and/or middle class working people backing it. There are valid concerns that should be addressed about the horses that...
NYC Horse Carriage rides debate
One of the problems with the NYC horse carriage debacle is the political gaming for real money going on by both sides. While this article only scratches the surface of the true debate, it does show that there is still national interest in the fate...
horsescarriage
The fate of horse carriages in Central Park in New York City is still up in the air. This past weekend, the New York Times published an excellent article in the format of a debate by various equine and other professionals. Below are excerpts from...
Central Park Horse Drawn Carriages
Stephen Nislick’s philanthropic motives may or may not be real (the real estate in this issue is worth a great deal of money), but the carriage horses effected are. ~ HfH From: Politico By: Elizabeth Titus NEW YORK — A political battle is raging here...
turned over horse carriage
The controversy over the New York City horse carriage industry has been building for some time now.  This past election it was one of the main topics of discussion for the NYC Mayoral race.  Here is an article on why the carriage rides need to...
horsecarriagenyc
The mayor of New York City is concerned about the treatment of the horses which pull carriages in Central Park and he’s planning to ban the rides. But the operators say the horses are well looked after and they’ll fight any moves to stop the...
NYC Horse Carriage
Mayor Bloomberg and the Daily News teamed up to mislead everyone on what will happen to NYC’s carriage horses when (not if) the industry shuts down. From: Forbes By: Vickery Eckhoff Mayor Michael Bloomberg misled the public in claiming that 210 hard-working carriage horses would...