Although fearful and a little doubtful if it will work exactly the same, or better, the calandrieros of the Historic Center of Guadalajara, said to be in favor of innovate and catch up with the technology, then the City of Guadalajara report that is intended to change the horses of the calenders for vehicles with painted traditional but that work through a motor.
The secretary general of the association of Calandrieros of Guadalajara, Pedro Aguilar, pointed out that the municipality has maintained tables of work with them and various associations of protective animals in order to reach an agreement so that both the equine as workers leave benefit.
He pointed out that in the event that consolidating the project, the municipality would be looking for a sponsorship to fund the new calenders, without any cost to the workers, with the condition that they promote the brands that made the fianacaimento of vehicles.
As to the fate of horses that could go out of operation, Aguilar said that it would make the adequacy of a pasture “where peers voluntarily could drop there on their horses, or who don’t want to, you could have them in their caballerisas. There is also the option of being delivered to any association for the protection of animals for them to take charge of the horses”.
“The goal is that you take care of the integrity of the horses they have worked with us,” he added.
The secretary-general of the organization said that among the guild there is a fear that the tradition of the calenders is lost with the modernization posed by the Ayuntamiento tapatío.