A carriage horse trots near Central Park on April 21, 2014. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

New York City Carriage Driver Accused In Horse Switch

A carriage driver has been accused of altering a hoof brand to make a 22-year-old draft horse with a breathing ailment appear to be a healthier horse nearly half its age.


Debate Over NYC Carriage Horses Intensifies After 2 Horses Collapse In A Month

Carriage Driver Accused Of Forcing Injured Horse To Work

A Central Park horse carriage driver has been hit with animal cruelty charges, after an officer reportedly caught him driving a horse that had been injured for days.



TTYM: A ‘Bear’ Naked Tweet, A NASCAR Brawl And No Horsing Around For Berry

What one thing terrifies the NFL’s Eric Berry on the field? Ndamukong Suh’s personal hygiene is more important than you.. And find out how soccer sensation Hope Solo and former Seattle Seahawk Jerramy Stevens spent their […]



Parks Department Recruiting Horse Riders To Patrol Various Parks

Duties include crowd control during parades and other gatherings. The riders will also help shut down illegal barbecues, find lost children and report any crime to police.


Horse collapses on Broadway at 60th Street in NYC (credit: CBS 2)

Activists Renew Calls To Ban Horse-Drawn Vehicles In NYC Following Yet Another Collapse

It was the second horse to collapse in the street in two weeks. Last week a spooked horse crashed outside Central Park. Animal advocates say enough is enough.


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LES Residents Complain Of Police Horse Manure

Lower East Side residents have lodged complaints their streets and sidewalks are filthy with horse manure.


"Mikey" with rescuers: Dix Hills Fire Chief Tom Magno and Firefighter Kris Tilles (Photo/Mona Rivera)

Horse Rescued After Falling Into Dix Hills Swimming Pool

A cold January night is no time to be jumping in a swimming pool — especially if you’re a horse.


Hambletonian Elimination at the Meadowlands

New Jersey Horsemen Fight For Survival

The largest annual event in harness racing is Saturday in East Rutherford.

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