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Meet The Police Horses At RW Park

(10.5) The Providence Police Mounted Command will be hosting a Fall Festival at the lovely old horse barn this Saturday. Meet the horses and tour the stables. Activities include: Mounted Command demonstrations, face painting, carnival games, petting zoo, entertainment, and activities for kids. Last spring the Moran family donated five new Clydesdales to the department: […]

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Providence Mounted Command — The Distaff

Officer Patty Nichols gets a kiss from Hooligan, her partner of seven years. He was originally purchased from the Mennonites who found his work ethic not quite up to snuff; maybe he found pulling a buggy a bit of a bore. Nichols agrees that he’s pretty lazy, “It is not always easy getting him up

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Dan The Man With Friend

Officer Dan Famiglietti of the Providence Police Mounted Command is patrolling the Thayer Street area today — presumably to greet and guide the out-of-towners — on board this utterly imposing and gorgeous piece of horse flesh. According to the ‘Meet the Horses’ page at the Command website, The majority of the mounts are “draft crosses”

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