San Francisco Public Library

Horses, Horses, Horses: Work, Rescue, Retirement

4/01/10 - 5/31/2010

Main Library

Business, Science & Tech Exhibit Space - 4th Fl

100 Larkin St.

After a career of faithfully serving San Francisco--working in the midst of crowds, city noises and slippery city terrain--police horses enjoy a retired life in lush pastures and cooling ponds on a Sonoma County ranch. Visit the display of the Police Horse Retirement Ranch, Business, Science, & Technology Center, 4th Floor, Main Library, April 1 through May 31. In conjunction with the annual SCOWAH exhibition, A Dog's Life, on view in the Skylight Gallery, Sixth Floor.

Photograph courtesy SPCA Archive, San Francisco History Center, San Francisco Public Library.