"We are going to get rid of horse carriages, period," de Blasio said at a news conference Monday, saying that the practice is inhumane.Spoken like a horse's ass...
"No tourist comes to New York City just to ride on a horse carriage," Allie Feldman, executive director of NYCLASS, an animal rights group, told CNN.
"Horses do not belong in a congested, urban setting," NYCLASS states on its website. "They constantly breathe exhaust while dodging dangerous traffic ... confined to the shafts of their carriage and their tiny stable stalls, with no access to green pastures."
Monday, December 30, 2013
Bill de Blasio is a man on a mission: