Horses pulling wagons built New York. Central Park was designed to be seen from a horse drawn carriage. Spokesperson and carriage driver Christina Hansen provides an often visual picture of the iconic horses and carriage drivers of New York City in beautiful Central Park. She highlights that a large part of this debate is really about real estate holdings on the coveted upper west side of NYC that are currently housing carriage horses. You will also hear what prompted actor Liam Neeson to speak out in favor of the NYC carriage industry.

Episode Links:
FB – Save NYC Carriage Horses
Documentary narrated by Liam Neeson
Regulations for NY Carriage Horses
NY Carriages Instagram

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