Frequently Asked Questions About Carriage Horses
Do the horses like their job?
Carriage horses are bred to work in harness. The exercise he receives while working keeps him healthy
Does the pavement hurt his hooves?
No, he wears protective shoes.
Is pulling all this weight hard on a horse?
A horse can easily pull six times it’s own weight. Our horses use only 6% of their capacity.
What are the horses fed?
Our horses have two to three meals of hay and grain per day and all the grass they want to eat in the pasture.
What type of organizations do you belong to?
We are dedicated to the well being of our horses, drivers and customers. This dedication is why we are member of the following organization.
Carriage Operators of North America ~ CONA. CONA is an organization dedicated to establishing and promoting safe and humane standards for the horse-drawn carriage industry.