Social media exploded, and phones rang off the hook, after CBS2 aired a story earlier this week about a Long Island horse sanctuary in danger of closing.
A sanctuary for elderly horses on Long Island is at risk of going out of business, and advocates have launched a campaign to raise funds to keep it going.
Last month, the state Supreme court upheld an Appellate Court ruling in a case involving a boy bitten in 2006 by a horse named Scuppy in Milford.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is proposing legislation clarifying that domesticated horses cannot be considered vicious.
The slick conditions Friday led to a freak accident at the Freehold Raceway. Several drivers were injured around 2 p.m. when the pace car lost control on the water-logged track.
Four-time graded stakes winner Caixa Eletronica and another horse died Saturday after a training accident at Belmont Park on Long Island.
When a boy tried to pet a horse at Glendale Farms in Milford in 2006, according to court papers, the animal stuck his neck out from behind a fence and bit the child on his right cheek, “removing a large chunk of it.”
Funeral arrangements have been announced for some of the child victims in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Conn., as one little girl’s family remembers her for love of horses and orca whales.
They can’t always explain it, but something magical happens at the Children of Promise Stable in Nanuet.
State Sen. Jeff Klein and neighbors have taken up the cause of Rusty, who, along with four other horses, is confined to a stable among dilapidated shacks on the East End of Pelham Parkway.
“For five straight days, we go out into our community and we try and recognize and celebrate some pretty powerful and inspiring stories,” team spokesman Jason Zillo told WCBS 880 reporter Marla Diamond.
City Council member Karen Koslowitz’s office said she will introduce legislation to require horse owners to clean up after their animals.
A Manorville, Long Island horse rescuer has been sentenced to three years probation after being found guilty of endangering the welfare of a child.
New York City is known for, among other things, well, how do we say this, its scents – both the good and the bad.
Talks are ongoing between the Christie administration and standardbred breeders about saving horse racing at the Meadowlands.