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ACTION ALERT: TOURISTS TO NYC: Please Help Us Ban the Inhumane and Unsafe Horse-Drawn Carriages ! PLEASE SIGN !


Animals  (tags: new york, horse welfare, inhumane, unsafe, horse drawn carriages, tourists )

Simone
- 1060 days ago - change.org
In 2007, then Council Member Tony Avella introduced an historic bill into the NY City Council to ban the horse-drawn carriage industry in NYC because it was inhumane and unsafe.



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Simone D. (1489)
Friday August 12, 2011, 7:47 am
We need your help if you live outside the United States.

The ongoing petition on Change.org unfortunately is only for people who live in the United States. To address all those who wanted to sign but could not, we have begun a new petition for those who live in other countries.

Please sign if you live in any other country but the US. If you live in the US, you can sign the original petition: http://news.change.org/stories/state-legislators-take-the-reins-of-new-york-city-carriage-horse-debate

As potential tourists to New York City, you have a lot of clout. Tourism is big business. But we know that people do not come here to take a carriage ride. They visit NY for its world renowned theater, music venues, excellent museums, exciting night life, world class restaurants and shopping or just to walk and relax in Central Park but not to take a carriage ride
 

Regina P. (79)
Friday August 12, 2011, 7:51 am
Noted & signed #8. Thanks Simone
 

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Friday August 12, 2011, 8:08 am
Noted and signed.
Thanks
 

Esther Z. (101)
Friday August 12, 2011, 8:08 am
Noted and signed.
 

Floodedarea Please Help (220)
Friday August 12, 2011, 8:27 am
S@N
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Alison A. (224)
Friday August 12, 2011, 3:45 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Simone.
 

Andrea Nemec (218)
Saturday August 13, 2011, 1:33 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!
 

caterina caligiuri (77)
Sunday August 14, 2011, 7:38 am
done tks
 

Terry King (108)
Sunday August 14, 2011, 7:53 am
Action taken
 

Valerie H. (136)
Sunday August 14, 2011, 8:00 am
Thank you, signed August 12th.
 

Akin Adelakun (21)
Sunday August 14, 2011, 8:14 am
Thanks for the info
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday August 14, 2011, 8:56 am
Noted and signed. Thanks Simone
 

caterina caligiuri (77)
Sunday August 14, 2011, 8:56 am
******** forgot to say that we are doing the same battke against horse-drawn carriage...I live inI italy and especially in my city - Rome -carriage ride is a big business....you said Simone there is another petition for the outside US...where can I found it ? Thanks *cat
 

Allan Yorkowitz (457)
Sunday August 14, 2011, 10:53 am
I'm glad to see this petition back. I hate going into the city and seeing these horses.
 

Jen S. (118)
Sunday August 14, 2011, 2:29 pm
Signed & noted.
 

nicole silva (12)
Sunday August 14, 2011, 4:42 pm
signed
 

Gysele van Santen (207)
Sunday August 14, 2011, 11:04 pm
signed, thnx.
 

Nancy Roussy (79)
Monday August 15, 2011, 5:02 am
Already signed and noted, thank you!
 

. (0)
Thursday August 18, 2011, 12:55 pm
Signed and emailed to my Change.org friends.
 

Susan S. (191)
Saturday August 20, 2011, 12:21 am
Signed and noted.
 

Ira M. (211)
Sunday August 28, 2011, 4:33 pm
Signed and noted. Thank you!
 
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