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Both major mayoral candidates want to ban horse-drawn carriage rides in Central Park

October 30th, 2013 (2)
Jerry thinks the threat of slaughter is a poor excuse for maintaining carriage horses in NYC. The horses would be adopted in no time in the turnover were handled correctly and the owners didn’t have their brains stuck on ...

Carriage rides offer peace to disabled veterans

October 17th, 2013 (3)
Volunteers organize carriage trips at Vets home From: Napa Valley Register By: Rosemarie Kempton YOUNTVILLE — Jack and Jake waited obediently in front of Holderman Hospital, located on the grounds of the Veterans Home in Yountville on Monday morning. ...

Mayor and Council strain under the weight of a horse pledge

September 18th, 2014 (1)
From: Capital – New York By: Dana Rubinstein and Gloria Pazmino The state of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s election-year pledge to ban carriage horses his first week in office is not good. So far, the promised ban is eight ...

Give your support to help protect America’s horses

September 13th, 2014 (1)
This Letter to the Editor was written in Maine, but really ALL of us could help get it passed. Click Here to find how to contact your representative in the House. Let them know we need to get the ...

Protesters gather against Horses working in Hot Weather (Video)

July 21st, 2014 (2)
From: Fox 40 By: Martin Austin SACRAMENTO— Protesters with working animal advocates demonstrated concern Sunday for working horses in Old Sacramento. The group paid for a controversial advertisement this week in Sacramento News & Review hoping to raise awareness. ...

Daily News delivers 40,000 ‘Save Our Horses’ petitions to City Hall

July 18th, 2014 (3)
From: Daily News By: Jennifer Fermino Mayor de Blasio did not make an appearance when the sacks containing 40,000 petitions to keep Central Park horse carriages were brought to the steps of City Hall, but more than 100 supporters ...

Bill Maher Slams Liam Neeson’s Love for Animal Abuse (VIDEO)

June 20th, 2014 (2)
From: One Green Planet By: Kate Good “My life-long Liam Neeson fan-dom has ended,” Bill Mahers declares. What could have caused this sort of Hollywood idol heartbreak? Neeson’s undying love and support for the NYC carriage horse program. Oh ...

Bill de Blasio takes on Teamsters and Liam Neeson

June 2nd, 2014 (4)
From: The Guardian By: Edward Helmore Bill de Blasio takes on Teamsters and Liam Neeson as he tries to ban New York’s horse carriages The city mayor’s stand on animal welfare is facing heavyweight opposition – but he won’t ...

Deadly diagnosis leads Vietnam vet to ride horses across country (Video)

May 27th, 2014 (3)
For those of you on Facebook, you can find Rodger Howell’s Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/rodger.howell. ~ HfH SALEM, AL (WTVM) - What would you do if a doctor said you have five weeks to live? A Vietnam veteran received ...

Are Police Horses a Dying Breed?

March 19th, 2014 (2)
On a typical day, a police horse can only do good for the reputation of a city’s police force. Horses are seen as noble, attractive, and approachable when compared ot the para-military units many urban police forces have become. ...