GD Mike Nowak Show: not just horsing around here

December 10, 2018 Season 1 Episode 10
The Green Divas
GD Mike Nowak Show: not just horsing around here
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The Green Divas
GD Mike Nowak Show: not just horsing around here
Dec 10, 2018 Season 1 Episode 10
Green Diva Studio
Mike & Peggy consider whether Chicago should ban horse-drawn carriages
Show Notes

A year after an ordinance that would ban horse-drawn carriages in Chicago was introduced into City Council, it languishes in committee. Chicago Alderman Brian Hopkins and Jodie Wiederkehr from Chicago Alliance for Animals talk about whether carriage horses are mistreated, and whether it makes sense to ban them entirely in major urban areas.