Protest Lodged Against Carriage Horse Industry After Disturbing Central Park Video EmergesAnimal advocates are set to gather for a protest of the city's carriage horse industry after a video emerged of a horse collapsing in Central Park.
Mayor Bloomberg Shrugs Off Carriage Horse Concerns After Latest Incident "They're animals and animals and human beings, eventually, we all unfortunately stop continuing and it's unfortunate when it happens, but that doesn't mean that you stop doing things," Mayor Bloomberg said.
Activists Renew Calls To Ban Horse-Drawn Vehicles In NYC Following Yet Another CollapseIt 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.
ASPCA: Central Park Carriage Horse Was Unhealthy Before It DiedHe was too sick to be working. The horse that died on a Manhattan street in October should never have been there in the first place, according to a necropsy.
Mayor Bloomberg Blasts Those Against NYC Horse Carriage IndustryThey are lucky to have a job. Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Wednesday that carriage horses in the city are fortunate to be working -- rather than dead.
Necropsy Planned To Determine How Carriage Horse Died; Animal Cruelty Debate ResurfacesA white horse collapsed and died Sunday around 9:30 a.m. as it trotted toward Central Park, according to the ASPCA.