vegan news anti-speciest news animal rights news
vegan news anti-speciest news animal rights news

Animal Rights

September 11, 2019 - WHYY (PBS)

Hold your horses: Can old-timey ‘e-carriages’ replace Old City buggies?

Hold your horses: Can old-timey ‘e-carriages’ replace Old City buggies?
Horse drawn carriages, speciesist activityFile Photo / © Photabulous!

The animal rights activist and leader of the group Carriage Horse Freedom has an idea she thinks could help the tourism industry shift away from horse-powered buggy rides, a popular draw in the visitor-packed streets of Philadelphia’s oldest neighborhoods.

“You can combine the nostalgic feel of an 18th-century carriage, because they look just like them, but they are battery operated,” said White. “So there’s no horse, and there’s no suffering involved.”

Continue Reading at:

WHYY (PBS)


Animal-rights — Feature Articles

Most Read - Last 30 Days

  1. USA: Trump Administration OKs Beaver Killing in Oregon, Despite Harm to Endangered Salmon, Steelhead
  2. ESTONIA: Animal rights activists, conservationists oppose legalization of bowhunting
  3. Impossible Foods CEO says the meat industry will be obsolete in 15 years — 'That's our mission'
  4. German coronavirus outbreak at abattoir infects more than 1,000
  5. INDIA: After Kerala Elephant, Twitter Trends #JusticeForNandini as Cow in Himachal Pradesh Fed Crackers
  6. Quietly Putting Hundreds of Species at Risk, Trump Opens 5,000 Square Miles of Atlantic Ocean to Commercial Fishing
  7. Reasons Why Eating Fish Is Not That Healthy
  8. China Ends Animal Testing For Imported 'Ordinary' Cosmetics In Game-Changer For Cruelty-Free Beauty
  9. UK: Rotting corpses & animal abuse at farms supplying pig meat
  10. Rafiki, Uganda's rare silverback mountain gorilla, killed by hunters

Some photos and photo services
generously donated by Photabulous

Photabulous

Fabulous Photos

PARIS · TORONTO · AMSTERDAM


veganauthority