Our horses on a mandatory five week furlough.
THE STARS OF CENTRAL PARK
The New York City carriage horses are some of the world’s most famous and beloved equines.
Whether you take a ride or enjoy the sight of carriage horses in and around Central Park, our horses have been delighting visitors and New Yorkers for more than 150 years. The best way to get to know one of our amazing carriage horses is to take a ride.
By law all of our carriage horses must get at least 5 consecutive weeks off each year. Also they must pass a veterinary exam twice a year.