Seattle Police Mounted Patrol Unit en Seattle police to continue horse patrols <p>Donations have saved the police department&#39;s mounted patrol from budget cuts.</p><p>The city wanted to eliminate it last year, but the non-profit Seattle Police Foundation stepped in and promised to finance it until 2014 with support from the Seattle Hotel Association.</p><p> Mon, 27 Jun 2011 15:44:45 +0000 The Associated Press 1960 at Seattle police to continue horse patrols Seattle's horse patrol looking to public to pay for hay <p>Justice, Harvest, Charlie, Tiger, Blaze, Jet and Cody recently got a reprieve.</p><p>The horses are in&nbsp; Seattle Police Department's Mounted Patrol Unit. Budget cuts had threatened to eliminate their jobs. But the Seattle Police Foundation and the Seattle Hotel Association have pledged to pay for feeding, sheltering and caring for the working horses for three years.</p><p>The organizations have enough money to cover two years and are asking the public to pay for the rest. At the website, <a href=""></a>, you can make a donation.</p><p><strong>Here's a video about the Mounted Patrol Unit produced by the Police Foundation:</strong></p><p><iframe a="" from="" href="" on="" our="" police="" save="" src="" width="400" frameborder="0" height="225">&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;/p&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt;</iframe> Wed, 09 Feb 2011 18:44:17 +0000 Paula Wissel 752 at Seattle's horse patrol looking to public to pay for hay