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Central Park Horse Carriages

Two Sides Of The NYC Horse Carriage Ban Debate

Vintage horse-drawn carriages have been an iconic sight around New York for more than 150 years. You’ve likely seen them on New York’s streets and in its parks — maybe you’ve even taken a ride. However, not everyone supports the tradition. Mayor Bill de Blasio vowed to rid them from the city’s streets at the beginning of his term. ...Full Article

Stasi: Don’t let Mayor de Blasio’s proposed horse carriage ban fool you

With the New York City horse carriage ban soon to go into effect, there will be many vociferous opinions out there as to what will happen and what is ...Full Article

Central Park carriage horses debut in film (Video)

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, ...Full Article

NYC carriage horse ban reined in for now

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. ~ ...Full Article

New York City’s strange political brawl over carriage horses

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. ...Full Article

Lies and Desperation – the NYC horse-carriage trade

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 ...Full Article

Plan to stop horse carriage rides in NYC’s Central Park

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 ...Full Article