Where did the Shamrock carriage horses go?

The Gothamist reports: Shamrock Stables is closed for business... for now. The ASPCA continues to offer to place their remaining horses in homes; in a press release sent out yesterday, the organization stated: “On June 7, Shamrock Stables in Manhattan officially closes and the fate of the New York City carriage horses remains in the… Continue reading Where did the Shamrock carriage horses go?

An Offer for Stable’s Horses, but Not the Stable

Cross-posted from City Room Blog/New York Times Written by BAO ONG As a family-operated carriage-horse stable in Hell’s Kitchen scrambled to fend off eviction from the city, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals and another nonprofit stepped forward to offer to find homes for the horses — outside of the horse-carriage… Continue reading An Offer for Stable’s Horses, but Not the Stable

New York carriage horses evicted from historic Shamrock Stables

Animal rights activists are hailing it a victory that Ian McKeever, who housed 26 carriages horses at Shamrock Stables on W. 45th Street in Manhattan, is being given the heave ho by the City of New York. However, the block where the stable sits is wanted for development purposes, including the expansion of a nearby… Continue reading New York carriage horses evicted from historic Shamrock Stables