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A horse-drawn carriage moves along Central Park South,
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A horse-drawn carriage moves along Central Park South, Wednesday, March 19, 2014. A ban on horse-drawn carriages, which Mayor Bill de Blasio pledged was imminent when he took office, has proven difficult to realize legislatively, according to City Council members who say it has not garnered enough support. (Credit: Bryan Smith)

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NYC carriage horses

Mayor Bill de Blasio wants a ban on carriage horses, replacing them with electric buggies. But the proposal faces opposition. See photos of the horses which have become iconic images seen on the streets of Manhattan.

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