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.
New Rules Limit Horse Carriage Pickups To Central Park, Drivers Take NYC To CourtWhile some are calling it a victory for animal rights, others say it puts the animals in even more danger.
NYC To Move Horse-Carriage Boarding Area Into Central ParkNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is announcing a plan to move the carriage horses that line up along the southern edge of Central Park to designated boarding spots inside the park.
Advocates Call On City Council To Consider Better Care For Carriage HorsesCity Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, who originally supported a bill to ban the carriage horses, gave NYCLASS a big ‘nay’ Thursday.
Animal Rights Activists Propose New Approach To Regulating City's Horse Carriage IndustryActivists from NYCLASS are proposing a new way to regulate the city's embattled horse carriage industry.
Critics: De Blasio Horse Carriage Deal Is Political Favor, Will Cost Many JobsMayor Bill de Blasio talks about creating jobs and paying people at least $15 per hour, but some have questioned whether he is walking the walk.
De Blasio Suggests Reduction, Rather Than Abolition Of Horse CarriagesMayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday announced a new attempt to corral the popular horse carriage industry.
Chrissie Hynde Endorses Plan To Replace Horse Carriages With E-CarriagesA legend of punk and new wave threw her support behind a plan to ban horse-drawn carriages in New York City Wednesday.
Protesters Shout Down Horse Carriage Driver At Court AppearanceSaverio Colarusso faces animal cruelty charges of forcing his horse, Blondie, to work for days with a painful leg infection.
Giuliani Slams de Blasio, Says He Has 'Real Disagreements' With Mayor's PolicyFormer Mayor Rudolph Giuliani slammed Mayor Bill de Blasio Wednesday, saying he has some “real disagreements” with the man now occupying his former desk at City Hall.
NYPD Takes Over Enforcement Of Horse-Drawn Carriage RulesThe NYPD has taken over enforcement of regulations for horse carriages, and a spokesman for the industry said he hopes they will go by the law and not by a plan to shut the industry down.
Exclusive: Horse Manure Becoming An Epidemic In And Around Central ParkIt’s a smelly problem that New York City apparently doesn't want a whiff of – horse manure left by carriage horses has some people furious.