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A Chance in the Country Was featured in WRAL’s Tarheel Traveler.

2014-05-28 09_01_44-Clydesdale horse Chance aptly named __ WRAL

 

ROMA’s in the news!

Posted by on 5-05-15 in News | Comments Off on ROMA’s in the news!

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In Memory of Chance

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In Memory of Chance

It is with a very heavy heart that we share with all of you that Chance passed away this morning at 9 am. He defied the odds to survive for exactly 9 years and 2 days, and blessed us every day that we knew could be his last. He taught us to leave aside our worries of tomorrow, to gallop at every opportunity, and to stop and sniff every flower we see, even as we go about the business of our everyday lives. Our love and thoughts are with every child who knew and loved Chance, and thank every parent who has allowed Chance to be part of their...

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Chance’s Recovery

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Chance’s Recovery

Dear friends, Chance is recovering from surgery for a displaced colon at NCSU ‘ S Veterinary Hospital. He went in Monday night and surgery was performed Tuesday morning. The medical team, including surgeons and students, have been amazing, and we appreciate them so much as they have saved Chance ‘ s life many times over the years. He ate grass today and is recovering well. Please keep Chance in your prayers as he continues to build his strength, and also say thanks for the friends, vets, students and volunteers who care for him...

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“Christmas at ROMA’s” featured in the Rocky Mount Telegram

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“Christmas at ROMA’s” featured in the Rocky Mount Telegram

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Grant to help nonprofit group provide riding lessons

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Grant to help nonprofit group provide riding lessons

“The nonprofit organization A Chance in the Country recently received a $3,000 grant from the DeLeon Carter Foundation to provide riding lessons to children with disabilities. “We are a recreational riding barn, so we focus on helping our riders develop physical riding skills at their own pace while mostly enjoying the ride,” said Robin Freemen, director of A Chance in the Country. “We also work on developing other skills during the lessons, such as empathy, goal setting, and patience.” The Castalia-based A Chance in the Country was...

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“Wounded Warriors at ROMA’s Clydesdale Farm” featured in the Rocky Mount Telegram

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“Wounded Warriors at ROMA’s Clydesdale Farm” featured in the Rocky Mount Telegram

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“Annual party celebrates horse’s birthday” featured in the Rocky Mount Telegram

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“Annual party celebrates horse’s birthday” featured in the Rocky Mount Telegram

CASTALIA – Rain didn’t dampen the spirits of partygoers who gathered to celebrate Chance the Clydesdale’s seventh birthday on May 19. The annual celebration attracted nearly 200 people to ROMA’s Clydesdale Farm in Castalia. Chloe Scott, an 8-year-old riding student at ROMA’s Clydesdale Farm, attended for the second year. “We have so much fun every year,” Scott said. “My favorite part is bouncing on the inflatables and eating watermelon.” Children enjoyed the obstacle course, inflatable slide and bounce house and carnival games. Visitors of...

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“Valentines for Chance” featured in the Rocky Mount Telegram

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“Valentines for Chance” featured in the Rocky Mount Telegram

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“Easter at ROMA’s farm” featured in the Rocky Mount Telegram

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“Easter at ROMA’s farm” featured in the Rocky Mount Telegram

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“ROMA’s Valentine’s Event” featured in the Rocky Mount Telegram

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“ROMA’s Valentine’s Event” featured in the Rocky Mount Telegram

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