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Questions to the Mayor of London – answered on 12th March 2020.

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Photo of Steve O'Connell Steve O'Connell Conservative

Has Greenyard put down any horses it has collected on behalf of the Met? If so, how many of each of the years 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019? Please breakdown by reason for putting them down.

Photo of Sadiq Khan Sadiq Khan Mayor of London

Greenyard has put to sleep horses in the following years:

The full details or rationale for putting each horse to sleep is not recorded, but reasons would include: severe irreparable neurological damage; or when a horse’s health is so poor to the extent that full recovery is not possible and/or it would be unethical to keep them alive.