Adalarin Atlari has been trying to trace where each horse was sent, and their condition, but with little success. The group claims that the process has been poorly managed and non-transparent.… Read More How the Princes Islands lost their famous horse-drawn carriages
A group of activists staged a protest Saturday, urging the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IBB) to keep stables on two of the city’s renowned Princes’ Islands intact and keep the remaining horses where they are.… Read More Activists call on Istanbul municipality to keep stables on Princes’ Islands intact
What is awaiting the horses in Istanbul’s Prince Islands? Who’d like to spend the whole summer in plastic tents, tied there from their necks? This seems to be the near future of the horses bought from their owners by the Municipality of Istanbul, Turkey. Below you will find a summary / timeline of what has… Read More The “freedom” of imprisonment for Istanbul’s horses
Save the lives of more than 1,000 horses of Istanbul. Hundreds have died. Let the rest live in their homes.… Read More Petition: Let the horses live in their homes
Locked up in stables for a “quarantine,” horses die in dozens in Büyükada, Istanbul.
… Read More Update on the Plight of the Horses of the Prince Islands
Prince’s islands of Istanbul, Turkey, had been hosting more than 1500 horses just 3 months ago. With dozens of horsed dead, hundreds are now facing deportation, and are at risk of being sold as ‘meat.’ Click here and sign the petition to help save hundreds of horses on the islands The horses of the islands… Read More Save the horses of Istanbul’s islands