Horse and Carriage Flip Over Near Central Park

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

From Gothamist: “Last night, a carriage horse collapsed—apparently after being spooked by a bus—and now opponents of carriages horses are holding a protest at the scene today at 1 p.m. According to NYCLASS and PETA, the incident occurred on Central Park South, just west of Fifth Avenue, across from the Plaza Hotel. A tourist sent […]

Electric Cars Introduced As Humane Alternative To New York City’s Carriage Horse Industry

Friday, April 18th, 2014

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio made banning the horse-and-carriage rides in Central Park an issue in his election campaign, and said last week that he hopes to get them off the street by the end of the year.

Carriage Horse Collapses And Dies in Midtown Manhattan

Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

Carriage Horse Collapses And Dies in Midtown Manhattan

Carriage Horse Abuse

Thursday, January 6th, 2011

Horses who are forced to pull carriages endure long workdays while exposed to extreme temperatures and dangerous traffic and are often denied adequate rest, water, and food.