De Blasio Is Making Another Push To Ban Horse Carriages In NYC. Here’s What You Need Know
The mayor has called the practice "inhumane," while supporters of the industry accuse de Blasio of pandering to wealthy donors.
Nov 26, 2021 5:01 AM
Horse, On First Day Of Pulling A Carriage, Injured After Colliding With Car In Midtown
The horse suffered lacerations to its midsection, head and front right leg.
Sep 24, 2021 3:09 PM
Carriage Horse Euthanized After Collapsing In Central Park
The 12-year-old mare was seen on video collapsing in Central Park.
Mar 2, 2020 3:20 PM
'Terrified' Carriage Horse Falls In Columbus Circle
Carriage horses may be limited to only Central Park.
Updated: Oct 3, 2018 2:41 PM
Advocates Want Carriage Horses Off The Streets During Heat Advisories
Animal rights advocates say that horses are being forced to working in unbearable conditions.
Updated: Dec 8, 2018 10:44 AM
Runaway Horse Hit By Taxi Driver In Midtown, Witness Says
A witness tells Gothamist that a horse was hit by a taxi in midtown at around 10 a.m. this morning, though police say they have not been able to locate either the horse or the cabdriver.
Updated: May 15, 2017 4:36 PM
Carriage Horse Driver Accused Of Overworking Horse Until It Collapsed In Street
"He was forcing [the horse] to make the light. The horse was tired."
Updated: Sep 12, 2016 4:12 PM
Deal To Drastically Limit NYC Carriage Horses Falls Apart
The City Council confirmed that it did have enough votes to pass the now-defunct legislation.
Updated: Feb 4, 2016 11:55 AM
New Deal Would Allow NYC Carriage Horses To Live & Work In Central Park Only
There is a lot of neigh-ing already.
Updated: Jan 19, 2016 8:33 AM
Arts & Entertainment
De Blasio Eyes Limiting Carriage Horses Instead Of Outright Ban
The new plan would cut carriage horses by two thirds.
Updated: Nov 25, 2015 12:37 PM
NYers: Uh, Actually, Can We Keep The Carriage Horses?
A recent poll shows that 67 percent of New Yorkers oppose a ban on carriage horses.
Updated: Apr 9, 2015 5:42 PM
Runaway Carriage Horse Bolts Through Central Park And Crashes Into Taxi
The horse, Pumpkin, was eventually corralled by carriage horse drivers.
Updated: Jun 10, 2014 12:40 PM
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